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Jeeping Videos on Hemmings

• CATEGORIES: Features, videos

Bill shared this short article written by Daniel Stroh where organized four videos featuring folks and videos you may have seen on Facebook. These guys have been busy the last few years:

https://www.hemmings.com/stories/2020/12/06/these-jeepers-make-black-bear-road-the-most-dangerous-road-in-the-country-seem-like-a-sunday-drive

Here’s one of the videos showing parts of their trip over Black Bear Pass:

 
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March 1957 French-Canadian Ad for the FC-150 + Sign

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

UPDATE: Todd shared a sign that matches the Jeep sign which appears in the lower part of the ad at the bottom of this post. I’ve not seen one quite like this, so I imagine it was only available in Canada?

The sign was double sided, but he separated the halves so he could hang them on the wall. Here are some pics:

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This is the back of the sign. It was made by Tek, a company still in business in Canada.

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This March 1957 ad in an unknown magazine highlighted the FC-150 distributers.

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Photo of Seabee MB on Gaudacanal(?)

• CATEGORIES: Features, Old Images

Gayland shared this photo of a Seabee MB NCB 6 (later changed to an MCB in 1949). He added, “I don’t know the location but suspect it is Guadalcanal. MCB6 was the first Seabee unit in combat when it joined the Marines on that island. Seabee equipment, at least in the Pacific theater, was painted the same color Marine equipment. Haze Gray shows up a little too well in the jungle.”

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1948 Photo From Sweden

• CATEGORIES: Features, International, Old Images

The good looking MB in this photo has a nice top. What kind of structure is that? A Cabin?

The Swedish translates to English as: “Staff trip to Storvallen 1948. From left: Uno Branden, Britta, Ingrid Hellström, Einar Montén and Astrid Walster.”

https://jlm.kulturhotell.se/items/show/143324

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‘Jeep’ Earth Moving Equipment Brochure on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

You can see better pics of this type of brochure here: http://www.ewillys.com/2020/05/18/1951-jeep-moving…uipment-brochure/

View all the information on eBay

“JEEP Willys Jeep Earth Moving Equipment BROCHURE PAMPHLET. 2 page fold out 1940-50’s has 3 punched holes to fit in 3 ring binder. Condition is good “Used””

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1953 CJ-3A? Prescott, WA $3500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

This is likely a CJ-3A with a replacement tub.

https://kpr.craigslist.org/pts/d/waitsburg-1953m38/7276343197.html

“1953 m38 in great condition. No body rust at all. Runs great. Steering is not hooked up, as somebody stared a steering column conversion and had not finished before I got it. Has the f head converted in as well. Great project. Could be used as parts, but it is very complete and I have a title. Sad to see it go but I have to many projects and not enough money.”

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CJ-5s & M-38A1s

• CATEGORIES: CJ5, M-38A1

CJ-5s:

  1. 1969 CJ-5 Kiowa, CO $4000: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2797099447245354
  2. 1965 CJ-5 Madison, FL $3000: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/258171809021195
  3. 1966 CJ-5 Cullman, AL $3750: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/428736408292098
  4. 1960s CJ-5 Jonesboro, AR $4000: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/300415857908886
  5. 1968 CJ-5 Fountain Inn, SC $2500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/513182442997923
  6. 1974 CJ-5 Scott City, KS $4000: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/160263275604124
  7. 1970 CJ-5 Topeka, KS $2000: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/164060941908233
  8. 1956 CJ-5 Cortez, CO $2500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2821124334802582
  9. 1974 CJ-5 Fort Collins, CO $4500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/336218211054265
  10. 1982 CJ-5 Hayden, AL $1200: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1575908809275838
  11. 1981 CJ-5 Maryville, TN $1900: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/844145483107902
  12. 1973 CJ-5 Montgomery, AL $1500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2737536059909630
  13. 1974 CJ-5 Rainbow City, AL $2600: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1473675659503390
  14. 1971 CJ-5 Huntsville, AL $4500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/105824405798286
  15. 1967 CJ-5 Centerville, TN $3500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/174899911093796/

M-38A1s:

  1. 1953 M-38A1 Monroe, NC $6500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/339223660648155
  2. 1953 M-38A1 Glenwood Springs, CO $3800: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/128233099175564
 
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Year? CJ-2A/DJ-3A? Fayetteville, AR $10,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3A, DJ-3A

Joe in Mesa spotted this ad. The body looks to be from a DJ-3A convertible. I can’t tell what the chassis is, but odds are it’s a CJ-2A.

http://topclassiccarsforsale.com/willys/705583-1945-willys-cj-2a-suv-green-4wd-manual.html

“This 1945 Willys CJ-2A is an original. The owner has had it for 5+ years. The vehicle runs great.”

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1948 CJ-2A Harrisburg, PA $8000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $8000.

(01/282021) This hardtop is unusual. The doors could be Koenig or possibly Worman. It looks like there’s a seem across the top and the side windows in the back are extra large.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1101563960359092

“New engine, rebuilt transmission and transfer case. Rebuilt brake system. Rebuilt starter and alternator. Rebuilt lift pump on the snow plow. Arctic cab and heater. Runs great, everything operates as it should.”

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Year? FC-170 Holbrook, NE Auction

• CATEGORIES: FC150-FC170-M677

This is a non running FC-170. The auction doesn’t begin until May 19th.

https://www.auctiontime.com/listings/trucks/auctions/online/200254021/1948-jeep-fc170

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“Jeep FC-170.
Does not run.
Has sat for many years.
Shows 26317 Miles.
4WD.
Forward Control.
No Driveshaft.
Mostly Complete.
Not very rusty for the age.
Actual year is unknown.
This truck is selling as part of Midwest Equipment’s “All About The Classics” Auction!
Multiple items from this seller on the same auction.
We Take Trades!
We Finance.
Click ‘Midwest Equipment Auctions’ to the Right of the pictures to see more items we have selling.
You will receive an email from Midwest Equipment once the auction has ended.”

 
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1946? CJ-2A Niles, MI $4200

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(10/07/2020) Jeep has no title.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/763373814387535

“Old 1946? Willys CJ2A for sale price reduced to 4500 cash sale only. Jeep runs drives stops. Has new military tires, new carburetor, new brake lines, and a few extra parts that are new. This Jeep needs a new home for winter come buy it before it’s gone! No title bill of sale will be given Will look at possible trades for nice 4×4 truck $4500 obo cash is king”

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1946 CJ-2A Kiel, WI $3750

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/11/2020) Needs some work and doesn’t run at the moment.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/385922635806378

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“Hello everyone. I am selling my 1946 CJ-2a. Overall it does need some TLC but everything is there and complete. It does come with the hydraulic pump and hydraulic ram that powered the original plow. The reason it was originally parked was the rear main seal was leaking onto the clutch which made the clutch slip. I do have a clean clear title in hand for the buyer. Vehicle does not run at this moment. It would have to get winched up onto a trailer. As you can see from the pictures both the original body Vin tag and frame Vin tag are intact and matching. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me. I am asking $3,750 o.b.o please do not lowball me or waste my time.”

 
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1955 JeepRod Rupert, ID $1000

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/16/2020) This may have been a truck at one time.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/372291447373034

“Custom built rat rod. Has been in various car shows. Had plans for it but dont have the time. Asking 1000 obo”

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1962 FC-170 Lake Mills, IA $4000

• CATEGORIES: FC150-FC170-M677 • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/15/2020) Dan’s got this FC dually for sale.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/209358877252329

“1962 fc170 standard cab, T98 4spd DRW. All original drivetrain. Missing the gas tank but runs very good off a boat tank and yard drives. No brakes. It’s beat up with several coats of paint but not as much rust as FCs usually have up here in Iowa. No title”

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1958 FC-170 Cambridge, MN $4500

• CATEGORIES: FC150-FC170-M677

UPDATE: Still Available.

Needs TLC&$.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/397609051585269

“1958 jeep FC 170, project”

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No Updates Monday

• CATEGORIES: News

Next updates will be Tuesday morning!

 
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March 1950 Four-Wheel-Drive Willys Truck Brochure

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

This over-sized 4WD truck brochure folds out to roughly 22″x17″. It’s form number is 4WDTM1-3CM-350. This first image shows the front of the brochure:

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This second image shows the back prior to unfolding:

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When opened vertically the brochure reveals this page:

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Unfolded one more time, and this page showing off the Hurricane engine appears:Photos

When fully unfolded, this great image of the truck is shown:

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This is how the back looks when completely unfolded:Photos

 
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Bruce Meyer, Manx Inventor, Passes Away

• CATEGORIES: Features

The man who launched the dune buggy industry passed away at age 94. He sounds like he was an interesting guy.

https://jalopnik.com/im-so-sad-to-say-that-bruce-meyers-the-man-who-created-1846312022

This is an hour-plus video about the Meyers Manx:

 
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1958 Dune Buggy Johnson City, TN $8000

• CATEGORIES: Other 4x4s

In honor of Bruce Meyers. This seller will trade his (possible Manx?) dune buggy for a jeep with plow.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/607842353400276

“1958 dune buggy. Runs excellent. Comes with tow bar and miscellaneous parts, extra paint, etc. $8k or will trade for 4wd Jeep with plow and winch”

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1972 CJ-6 Cairo, GA $4850

• CATEGORIES: CJ-6 • TAGS: , .

Has some mods. The cut sides aren’t finished off quite the same; the passenger side is more finished than the flat, straight angle of the driver’s side. Overall, the look isn’t all that bad in my opinion. I think if there was care taken, with more material left on the front side of the cuts this might make an interesting look.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/927919301032723

“Vintage 1972 Jeep CJ6 Runs good”

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1949 Jeepster Easely, SC $5500

• CATEGORIES: Jeepster

UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/15/2020) Seems like a pretty good price.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3931604473571088

“Rare 1949 VJ2 Willys Jeepster Phaeton. Unrestored. Good solid body minimal rust, solid floor, Parts Ive bought new OEM new/old stock motor block machined $1000 and new pistons and piston arms $450 , head $450, valves, bearings $200, cam $300, crank $300, electronic distributor $160 to go with it -motor not in the car. 2 transmissions and alot of misc parts. I have a nice set of original seat frames. NEW chrome stamped Willys rear bumper $900 New side Jeepster emblems $65, NEW door handles $75, New chrome hood ornament $250, NEW steering wheel $250, New smooth baby moon wheels and tires $1100, new driveshaft quick connectors $200. Convertible top frame and side curtain frames in good shape. CLEAR TITLE This is a good solid candidate for a restore. VERY low production year 2,698 built. very few left”

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1952 CJ-3A Fayetteville, NC $10,500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $10,500 and more pics added.

(12/20/2020) Looks solid.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/359138362070301

“1952 Willys Jeep CJ3A. Rebuilt motor and Transfer Case. New tires, No Top, beautiful 99% original Willys. Completely rewired. Clear NC Title”

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Wagons & Trucks

• CATEGORIES: Willys Trucks, Willys Wagons

WAGONS:

  1. 1963 Wagon Crawford, GA $23,500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/251003416483874
  2. 1954 Sedan Delivery Yulee, FL $4500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/294322525370214
  3. 1952 Wagon Kingsport, TN $3500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/453238282379759
  4. 1950 Wagon Kansas City, MO $1995: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/405233057374957
  5. 1962 Wagon Dalton, GA $2150: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/451866352835248
  6. 1947 Wagon Parkway Conversion Meridian, MS $2400: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2770702703246271
  7. 1954 Wagon Carrollton, GA $2500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/119220989987492
  8. 1951 Wagon Herald, CA $6500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/127887135880494
  9. 1951 Wagon Fallon, NV $2500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/251594976540897
  10. 1951 Wagon Loveland, CO $6000: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/271842404368220

TRUCKS:

  1. 1954 Truck Westford, MA $19,900: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3723690447713446
  2. 1964 Truck Beckley, WV $4500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/165069305422086
  3. 1950 Truck Valparaiso, IN $4000: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2131008920367629
  4. 1953 Truck Louisville, MS $3500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1391857431154232
  5. 1951 Truck Bolivar, TN $2250: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/859354411300020
  6. 1952 Truck Georgia $8000: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3555991411153108
  7. 1959 Truck Reno, NV $7800: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/726849067915039
  8. Year? Truck Gilroy, CA $3500: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/853434648554739
  9. 1956 Truck West Valley City, UT $1000: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/466718504363139
  10. 1951 Truck Questa, NM $10,000: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/329396131749154
 
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1954 CJ-3B Spring Hill, FL $2500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B

Not sure how much value is here, but it runs.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/442092750478443

“1953 willys jeep. Has a cobra v8. Don’t know much besides it runs.”

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1949 Jeepster Evansville, IN **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: Jeepster

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $4000.

Looks like a pretty good project.

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“1949 willys Jeepster project For sale is a really nice project with tons of parts even some new nos parts. No time to finish it to many other projects. As far as I know I have everything to finish the build. I have a crate full of Parts for the jeepster Original motor and transmission are gone so the project comes with no motor or transmission I was going to install v6 auto trans from a late model truck so it’s a blank slate the jeepster is rust free and in excellent condition needs very little to finish and I have a great start on it already since last posting I’ve finished the wheels and tires and have painted the frame as well as undercoated inside I’m getting ready to undercoat underneath and paint the Tub or main body Turquoise like the wheels. these are pretty rare old convertibles last picture for attention and how I was going to restore it located southern Indiana asking 4,000 firm what a deal located in Evansville Indiana and a fairly simple project for even a beginner”