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Yellow CJ-5 Glass Ashtray on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features

Price is $149.99 (or make offer), but I’ve never seen another one.

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“Here is a really cool vintage, Willys Jeep glass ashtray. The ashtray is in good to very good condition. There are no chips or cracks in the glass. There is a little bit of wear to the decal, it is not perfect. The ashtray measures about 5 3/4 inches long, by about 3 3/4 inches wide.”


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JeepRod from Grand Junction

• CATEGORIES: Features, Jeep Rods

This hotrodded jeep appeared as part of a Craigslist ad for Sunday morning hotrod meets at the city’s new Uhaul store. You can read the ad here:


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1944 MB Dubois, WY $7500


Looks solid. Has a 3A windshield.

“1944 willys jeep in very good condition. It has warn hubs, auxillary transmission, pto, hi & lo range 4×4, canvas top, 4 cylinder, and new tires. Have original steering wheel”

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1954 CJ-3B West Valley City, UT $7500


Appears worth a look.

“Red in color runs great lots of fun to drive”

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1947 Truck Phoenix, AZ BAT Auction

• CATEGORIES: Willys Trucks • TAGS: , .

Blaine spotted the auction for this nicely refurbed truck. Current bid is $5000.

“This 1947 Willys Jeep Truck is a first-year example that was acquired by the seller in 2016 and subsequently refurbished at The Jeep Farm in Waddell, Arizona. The exterior was refinished in Bedford Grey with Challenger Blue accents, and the interior was reupholstered in Pendleton blanket fabric and blue vinyl. The 2.2L Go-Devil inline-four was resealed, and sends power to all four wheels via a three-speed manual transmission and a Spicer transfer case. Work in 2020 included a carburetor service, wiring repairs, coolant flush and some paint work. Approximately 2,350 four-wheel drive Willys Jeep Trucks were made in 1947 and this example is now offered with records, a reprinted owner’s manual, and a clean Arizona title in the name of the seller’s LLC….”

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1952 CJ-3A Northridge, CA $9750


Look solid. Has a few updates. A Sears Deluxed Hardtop is included also.×4/7196452996.html

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“1952 Willys Jeep CJ-3a 4X4 Flat Fender L-134
Runs well (for almost 70 years old), drives, safe and legal on streets, good tires, good brakes (for drums), all working gauges (including new fuel gauge and sender, and new speedo), and currently registered until summer 2021. Drive train (3 speed, two or four wheel drive) and engine are mostly original/original restore except converted to 12V with alternator. Original L-134 Willys engine. 4 wheel drive with front locking hubs (hubs not original).
Lots of extras/upgrades including:
> Full 6 point roll cage
> Bikini Top (very good condition)
> Includes Aluminum HARD TOP!!! with doors (needs some work – about 85% complete, missing rear window/hatch, missing one door window and handles, but very hard to find these and it’s a nice extra to have)
> Extended steering box
> Extra front push bar with Extra lights, front grill guard
> Setup for towing, INCLUDES mated tow bar
> External Overflow tank (similar to Desert Cooler)
> Good seats, with seatbelts front and back
> Spare Tire
> “Willys” stamped on both fenders and tailgate
> Horn and turn signals (that only sort of work – I use hand signals)
> New 165 deg thermostat
> Very little time on newer alternator
> Good battery with blade disconnect
Certainly not a “show Jeep”, but was perviously used as a “tow behind” with a motor home for hunting/fishing/around camp transportation.

So Cal car for at least the last 20 years, no structural rust (mild surface rust on some scratches). Drove it roundtrip from Northridge to Simi Valley last week in 90 degree weather.

Can drive or tow home (but remember the top speed is about 50 mph down hill!)

If you want a Willys Jeep, especially for a tow-behind, you should definitely take a look.”

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6 FC-170s Mount Airy, MD $12,500

• CATEGORIES: FC150-FC170-M677

Christopher shared this ad. The condition of the FCs vary.



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“Six (6) Forward Control (FC) 170 Jeeps for parts. There is a lot going on here and a lot of parts. Four (4) of the Jeeps are parts Jeeps.

1.The one in first photo has Warn automatic hubs, an old power angle Meyers snow blade, a Jayhawk dump, a Koenig winch and dual PTO unit. It has a dealer added power brake system. The master cylinder has been rebuilt with a brass sleeve by White Post Restoration. It has not run for 2 years. Some of these parts are not installed. I think I have a title for this one. Will have to hunt for it.

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1959 FC-150 Sacramento, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: FC150-FC170-M677

Jeffrey shared the news that this FC-150 just sold via Copart for $7500.

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1947 CJ-2A Sioux Falls, IA $5500


This has some mods. The cowl sides appear stretched and the grille appears pushed forward; probably related to the installed 283.

“New tires, 289 v8. Runs and drives.”

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1950 Jeepster Tulsa, OK $4750

• CATEGORIES: Jeepster

Could be worth a look at this price.


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1947 CJ-2A Santee, CA $10,000


Has some mods. The passenger side rear upper body looks odd at the rim. Maybe it’s just an odd reflection (see last pic).

“1947 Willys CJ-2A
Harvest Tan w/Pumpkin wheels.
Ramsey dual shaft PTO w/wire winch
12V conversion
Saginaw steering conversion
Swing away tire/Jerry can/hi-lift rack w/2” rcvr”

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3 M-38s

  1. 1952 M-38 Bremerton, WA $20,000:
  2. 1951 M-38 Sequim, WA $19,500:
  3. 1952 M-38 Sequim, WA $14,500:
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1947 CJ-2A Salado, TX $10,950


UPDATE: Still Available.

(09/05/2020) Looks in good shape. It’s being sold by a dealer. No description provided.

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Newgren Stabalizer Brochure

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features • TAGS: .

As I mentioned a couple days ago, I received some Newgren brochures as part of the Jeep Equipment book I received. The brochures are numbered between Form N-160 (below) through Form N-168, with only Form N-167 missing. I cannot see a reason for them to start at N-160, but they do. I also think that there were other brochures from this line of brochures that I do not have. I will published these brochures over the coming days.

This brochure indicate that the Newgren equipment is tailored for the Monroe Hydraulic Lift.

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Nickel-A-Jeep-Ride Fundraiser

• CATEGORIES: Features, Old Images, Old News Articles

These ladies were helping raise money for European reconstruction by giving nickel jeep rides.

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Risqué Matchbook Cover on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

Maury spotted this unusually risqué Matchbook cover from a dealer that sold jeeps and other vehicles.

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“Vintage Unstruck Matchbook cover :
KAISER WILLYS Station Wagons & Jeep Automobiles
KOUPAL’S MOTOR SALES 8640 S. Commercial Ave Chicago IL
” Open from 9 to 9 “


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1944 Photo From the Invasion of Wakde Island on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features, Old Images, Old News Articles

Wakde Island is in Indonesia (At first I thought it was Wake Island misspelled).

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“Size is 7.25″ x 8.5” We always combine shipping. Please wait for our invoice before paying. The photographs are Originals taken from file archives used by different news/media agencies. They are not perfect or reprints, if they are printed at a later time we labeled them “2nd Generation Restrike” or “Vtg 2nd Gen Restrike” The photographs are in various conditions, some cut to different sizes. Some may have dates and/or descriptions written/typed/stamped on the back or the front. They could have bent corners, tears or light stains.”



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1949 CJ-3A Yakima, WA $10,500


UPDATE: Still Available.

(09/09/2020) Has some mods.

“Early Buick V6, Scout axles with 4:27 gears, Limited slip rear end, Warn overdrive and 8000 lb. winch, roll bar, rear seat, tow bar, tilt wheel with power steering and hubs. Full soft top with original cabin heater and aluminum half doors. Shown with mudders, has an extra set of tires for street. Extra original set of axles with 5:38’s. Extra transmission and transfer case, replaced gas tank in 2016.”


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1949 Truck Hartington, NE **Status Unknown**

• CATEGORIES: Willys Trucks • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Status Unknown. Was $15,000.

Nice looking truck with a rear PTO gear box.

“Completely restored, new brake linings,new tires,and major overhaul on motor . In perfect condition and ready to drive . Asking 15,000”

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1948 CJ-2A Harrington, NE $12,000


Has a new tub. Looks solid.

“New tub ,professional painted,new master cylinder, and new tires . In perfect condition and ready to drive . Asking 12,000.”

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1947 CJ-2A Boise, ID $12,500


Not quite all original, but close.

“1947 Jeep Willys CJ2A
All original
Runs well. Body has been sanded and repainted, engine has been overhauled and has a new clutch. This vehicle is very clean, not pristine but in great shape and runs well. Serious inquiries only please”

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MB Slatgrille? Maquoketa, IA **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** for $14,100.

Bill shared this one. The seller claims to not know what this model is, but it has a slat grille and lacks a glove box. It does not have the squared off gas tank. Currently, it’s sitting at $12,100.

“Not a Jeep expert. Found a Ford. So this one goes. Excellent runner. Well maintained. A few small oil leaks. Newly rebuild WW2 transmission. Not sure whatS original and what isn’t. So you will need to ask questions. If your looking for a good runner for re enacting or just cruising around town. This is the Jeep for you.”





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1949 CJ-3A Eagle, ID $5500


UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/07/2019) This looks in good shape. The Koenig hardtop has a useful carrier on the top.

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“JUST DROPPED $1000 asking $5500 OBO 1949 Willys Jeep Fresh rebuilt 4 cylinder engine with about 5000 miles. Great hard top by Koenig Iron Works out of Houston TX. Square hardtop which gives the Willys a Range Rover defender look. Aftermarket heater, windshield wipers, etc. Locks up all around. Only vintage Jeep that you have to turn the heater down on. Ramsey 9000 wench. Spare tire can go on the top or the side. The paint and top have great weathered and worn look. Brake lights and turn signals have been raised in the back to view above gas cans. She’s old and slow, but she gets all the looks. .”

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Stainless Body CJ-3B Project Buckley, WA $4500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B, Parts, stainless/jewels

UPDATE: Price dropped to $4500.

(07/06/2020) It’s a project with a variety of parts.

“Willys CJ3b stainless steel replacement body!
Tub, windshield frame, fenders, hood, fenders, tailgate, all stainless!
Chevy Dana 44 with flat top knuckles , needs to me narrowed to your width!
Isuzu Rodeo Dana 44, needs to be narrowed to your width!
1973 DJ5 postal jeep frame, boxed with outboard rear springs!
1948 willys cj2a title with transferable collector plate!
asking $5500”


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Hand Built Half-sized Flatfender Monroe, WA $1500


No pics just yet, but it might have been built based on some of the plans floating around at the time.

“Get this before it goes to an antique auction. Pictures coming shortly.

This is what I will call a 1/2 size Willys replica, built buy a guy in late 1952 or early 1953 for his young daughter who happens to be our neighbor. Her late husband took it appart and my son is almost done putting it together. It has a Wisconsin pull start motor (apparently from a gasoline operated washer) and it was driven 126 miles (according to the odometer) by the little girls. It was pictured next to the original Willys in the Fall 1953 edition of the Pied Piper of Helena.

My son restored the panels and wood frame but will be seeking a home shortly. Looking for someone who is interested in Korean/WWII memorabilia and in particular kids toys from that vintage. It even has the original tires and seat. He has 5 screws to replace and then it will be back together, looking forward to starting it. A collector will understand the value of a one-on-a kind custom toy like this. Looking for someone willing to make an offer. If interested please reply back with name and phone number. Will provide pictures to interested parties.”