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L-134 & T-90 Barney, GA $500

• CATEGORIES: Engine, Parts

There could be some water/rust in cylinder #4.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/292863665009745/

“Willys Jeep engine and tranny sold as is $500 obo”

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1946? CJ-2A Mobile, AL $12,880

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(03/29/2020) This militarized CJ-2A lacks front frame horns and seems to lack the holes for the CJ-2A positioned key. So, either this has had some work or it’s not a CJ-2A frame and body.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/520704235495523/

“Newly restored 1940s Willys Jeep. Has New OD Green Canvas Top (Not In Pics) This is about as good as it gets.”

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2 Different Pepsi Sweepstakes with Surrey as a 1st Prize

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

In May of 1960 there was a Pepsi contest that offered a Pepsi-styled DJ-3A Surrey as the first prize. Subsequently, in July of 1960, there was a second contest, Pepsi’s Sociable Sweepstakes, where another Pepsi-styled DJ-3A Surrey was given away. Learn more about the Pepsi Surreys at the CJ-3B Page.

Contest 1: This ad appeared in the May 05, 1960, issue of the Miami Daily News-Record, Oklahoma. To enter the contest, folks had to fill out and mail in this entry blank, “Pepsi Cola, The ___________ Refreshment”. This was a nearly-full-page ad (this version of the ad shown below is slightly different from the one on the CJ-3B page; it can also be found in this Miami, Oklahoma, newspaper).

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This next image demonstrates just how large the ad was:

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Contest 2: Two months later, Pepsi announced its Sociable Sweepstakes in July of 1960. The contest was part of Pepsi’s Sociable advertising campaign and it, too, offered a Pepsi-styled DJ-3A Surrey as the first prize. The ad below was published in the July 18, 1960, issue of the Greenville News, Greenville, South Carolina. The ad was another large one, taking up most of the page.

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This next image demonstrates just how large the ad was:

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Atlanta to Fairbanks: Delivery of a CJ-3B

• CATEGORIES: Features, Old Images

UPDATE: A story in the July 07, 1954, issue of the Fairbanks Daily New-Miner shares the story of church group’s successful 6,000-mile delivery of a CJ-3B to a Fairbanks pastor named William J. Gordon.

The article also notes the jeep sports an experimental fiberglass hard top is interesting. The roof of the top reminds me of the CJ-5/DJ-3A Koenig manufactured tops, but the doors appear unique.
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Original Post November of 2017: The three teens–Peter Calhoun, Richard Perry, and Geno Bogan–delivered a CJ-3B to a bishop in Alaska.

“1954 Press Photo Rev George Murphy & Teens Pray Atlanta to Alaska Jeep Trip. You are bidding on an original press photo of Rev George Murphy & Teens Pray Atlanta to Alaska Jeep Trip. Photo has waving due to too much glue being used to attach the information sheet onto the back of the photo. Photo measures 7.25 x 8.25 inches and is dated 6/24/1954.”

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A Hubber: Easy Engage’s Device For Hub Management

• CATEGORIES: Features • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Marty notes that this is called a “hubber”, a correction from “scubber”.

Barney from Barney’s Jeep Parts shared an image of this Easy Engage device. It’s called a “hubber” (no R) and it’s made of a durable plastic. It’s used to engage certain types of Warn hubs.

He added: “They were a dealership counter accessory on a cardboard display, but were not Kaiser or AMC Jeep. It works perfect if the hubs are properly lubricated or not in a “parking” bind. And, it won’t mar the metal as homemade ones can.”

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Year? M-38 Bisbee, TX $6000

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: .

It the floors are good, this could be worth a look.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/238276337268498/

“M38 military Jeep, same owner 19 years, it had a full mechanical restoration 12 years ago, I have the old parts that were swapped out. It has been sitting 7 years. It will be pretty easy to get it going again. It has a very sold body and frame, pretty amazing actually. It was converted to a 12v system”

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1946 CJ-2A Dallas, TX $10,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

Two owner jeep.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/301123330882218/

“My father purchased this 1946 jeep in 2019 from the original owner here in Dallas. The Willys jeep is a 1946 CJ-2A. It had been in their family since that time. The vehicle was painted white some years ago and was converted to a 12-volt system. The jeep is mostly original with many additional options. A heater, Koenig winch, wipers, blinkers were added to name a few. The original owners manual and framing for the top are also included with a few other random parts. While the jeep would benefit carburetor cleaning the Jeep runs and drives well now. $10,000 obo. Willing to trade. No scams”

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1953 CJ-3B Santo, TX $12,500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B

UPDATE: Price dropped to $12,500.

(01/29/2020) Looks like a nice rig. Has the updated wipers mod (see the chrome wiper motor box on the outer side of the windshield).

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/203717337431449/

“This jeep has 154 miles on it since it was restored. Has a vortex V6. Marine grade seats that will last for years. As you can see buy the pics this truck is in great condition”

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230 Overhead Cam Oil Bath Air Cleaner Westport, MA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: Parts

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $350.

“230 overhead cam Oil Bath Air Cleaner. Very nice condition.”

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1961 EMPI Sportster Corona, CA $6500

• CATEGORIES: Other 4x4s

Here’s Lee Majors and Farrah Fawcett driving across dunes in an EMPI (the movie is mentioned in the description). The seller does not imply that his EMPI is the one shown in the video.

The EMPI shown below looks in good shape.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/331263011180190/

“Exelent cond
Irs rear suspension
King pin front Wide five
New Trans
New battery
New wiring
1600 dual port
Alternator
New tires
12 gal stainless tank
Suspension seats
I believe this is the first kit car package that was ever manufactured 2 years before the manx. It has a wood bed that goes in that isn’t in the pictures. Easy to get in and out of. There is a youtube video with the 6 million dollar man driving one YouTube”

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1951 CJ-3A? Kingman, AZ $23,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

Lots of updates.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/522937995079218/

“Too many extras to list it has a 67 Ford Mustang motor in ARB air lockers in the front rear Dana 44’s in the front and rear front end out of a three-quarter ton Chevy been narrowed down435 new process transmissions Centerforce clutch spring over brand new leaf springs Rancho power steering It has a warn overdrive way too many things to name everything”

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1948 CJ-2A Weatherford, TX $4250

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: This one was for sale back in March out of Waxahachie, Texas. It’s now being sold out of Weatherford, Texas.

This lacks some gauges and rear lights. There’s no rubber gasket along the windshield bottom.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/511283946424094/

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“I have a 1948 Willys Jeep for sale. It’s a 4×4 and can’t goes through anything. Tires are brand new and runs and drives. Lots of new parts on it and just got tuned up. Freshly painted. Comes with gas can and flag.

I’ve had it at my deer lease and love it. Only selling because I have now have a smaller deer lease and don’t use it. It runs and drives great and I can send a video of me driving up a rocky hill from this week.

The only bad thing is the brakes are giving me trouble right now and don’t always work. Not sure what’s wrong but brakes are very affordable and easy to work on. I just haven’t had time to mess with it. Also it does not have a title because they were military issued. But comes with bill of sale and can get title easily.”

 
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1948 CJ-2A Livermore Falls, ME $10,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Has a few mods. Why the extra ‘rivets’ around the edges? Is that holding on a skin? Or just for looks?

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1367865163413712/

“1948 CJ2A Willys Runs great”

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Year? CJ-2A Goleta, CA $7000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

If you like side pipes and diamond plating, this might be for you.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/208677596911129/

“Chevy 350/ th350 trans. 44 front and rear axles 4:27 gears. Current registration. Full custom body inside and out. Needs some work but all there and drivable now”

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1948 Cj-2A Merkel, TX $5000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(01/15/2019) This appears to have M-38 like tool indents on the passenger side, but a CJ parking brake and no dash glove box. Maybe it’s a replacement tub??

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1212267835605847/

“1948 1948 Willys Jeep VIN: J230443 condition: good cylinders: 4 cylinders drive: 4wd fuel: gas paint color: green size: mid-size title status: clean transmission: manual type: offroad”

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1983 J-54 Long Beach, CA $5500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B • TAGS: .

This Mitsubishi could use some TLC.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/500382660869985/

“Willys Mitsubishi jeep..J54 4 cylinder diesel engine 4×4 4 speed transmission..24volts system..right hand drive”

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1943 MB Wills Point, TX $1950

• CATEGORIES: News

Doesn’t run at the moment, but will run if fluids added, at which point the price also increases ….

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/237738130643827/
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“(If I do put fluids in it and test drive it price will increase dramatically as it’s a driving project at that point)

MOTOR DOES RUN WELL! This is a real WW2 Willys MB. It is titled as a 46 Jeep. It is a project. It has a ford 200ci Straight 6 that starts and is turn key, but I have not driven it yet. It needs brakes redone and new tires first before being driveable. (Will include some used 31 inch tires) I’ve removed all the old 6v wiring and have it striped for you to start running your own. I was going to start chopping it all up to make a ratrod, but I figured I would give somebody the chance too bring it back to life before hand. I am open to cash offers, bring a trailer and come give it a good home.”

 
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1948 CJ-2A Henderson, NV $17,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $17,000.

Lots of mods to his, including a custom windshield mounting strategy (can’t quite tell how it is secured in place.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/229078594938681/

“1948 Willys Jeep—–$21,500 OBO -262 v6 – New headers and fuel injection – turbo 350 – Dana Twin stick transfer case – New good year tires – Corebau seats – Front wench – about 500 miles PLUS MORE”

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1946 CJ-2A Lufkin, TX $1900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Engine is free, but doesn’t run at this time.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/231481514851481/

“1946 Jeep Willys, project Jeep. Does not run but engine turns over. It ran approximately a year ago but needs new fuel system and brakes. PM for more information If needed.”

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1953 CJ-3A Pleasanton, TX $2500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/02/2019) The body has various mods. The homemade hardtop seems functional.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/432446104318199/

“1953 Willys Jeep CJ 3 A, 4 CLY. Willys Engine, Tow Bar, Galvinized Canopy, New Shocks(not installed), Spare Engine, Spare Transmission, Clear Title, Tires hold air, Good project vehicle all major OEM parts still available from many sources”

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1947? CJ-2A? Terrell, TX $900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(04/04/2020) Could be a 3A.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/267258280940748/

“I beleive its a 1947 willies jeep. Missing hood and front fenders. Has both axles, drive shafts, transmission and engine. Engine head is off but comes with. No title”

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1948 CJ-2A Perris, CA $6750

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(01/30/2020) Includes a variety of parts. Still some work to be done.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/166841637946860/

“1948 Jeep Willys Overland CJ2A 4wd Off the frame restoration, most of the hard work is done and looking for someone to complete the project!! Clean pink slip and CA plates Original Body and Frame Service manual and parts books 12v system, mag rims with tires 2 new bumpers Tons of original parts and new parts including: Tow bar, exhaust system, power winch, ooooga horn, halogen lights, extra gas tanks, rack, too many parts to list all included with deal.”

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1961 Kelloggs Aruba Trip and DJ-3A Surrey Contest Prizes

• CATEGORIES: Features

In the spring of 1961 Kelloggs offered a contest with prizes that included DJ-3A Surrey Jeeps. At least two of those winners were from California: N. E. Eastmoore, Sr, out of Bowman, California, and Mrs. Maurine Vogel, out of Pasadena, California. A third, Richard P. Varalin, out of Drums, Pennsylvania, is pictured below.

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This for quality image of the back of an All-bran cereal box is the only image I have. A better one can be found on the CJ-3B Page, which also provides information about the contest.

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1951 ‘Jeep’ Moldboard Plows Brochure

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

This is the last of the 1951 Farm Jeep / Jeep Tractor Brochures that I have. It’s form FS-514101.

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1964 Ad for the CJ-5 with an Outdoor Recreation Theme

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features, Old News Articles

I find this ad from the June 22, 1964, issue of the Staunton Leader out of Staunton, Virginia, a good early example of a begining move from the jeep as a utility vehicle to it as a vehicle for outdoor recreation. Though the ad still focuses on the jeep as a way to get to these fun endeavors, it wasn’t too much longer before an inflection point where the jeep-journey itself was advertised as fun.

Remember that by 1964, Four Wheeler Magazine had been out for two years, a publication that helped spread the message and the hobby of four wheeling pursuits (clubs, jeeping, modifications, and racing).

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