To Top

1947 CJ-2A Bakersfield, CA $21,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

It looks in nice shape. Not a perfect restoration, but a good refurb. It looks like the front frame horns weren’t replaced as part of the restoration.

https://bakersfield.craigslist.org/cto/d/bakersfield-1947-willeys-jeep/7018557598.html

“Beautiful 1947 Willys Jeep,complete frame off restoration with all new body parts,show condition. Only 532 miles since restored.”

1947-cj2a-bakersfield-calif98 1947-cj2a-bakersfield-calif99

 
To Top

CJ-3B and CJ-3A? Bakersfield, CA $2500/Each

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3A, CJ-3B

$2500 each or $4000 for both. The 3B has the passenger side vent, and no script on the hood, so it might be later 60s model. The ‘1945’ has rear floaters, but might be a 3A.

https://bakersfield.craigslist.org/pts/d/bakersfield-willys-jeeps/7016972895.html

“Two (2) Willys Jeep projects, 1945 & 1954 both are complete less motors, these are barn find projects, Wife says I have too many projects and need to down size, asking $2,500.00 each or $4,000.00 as a package deal. May consider trade for a good welder.”

cj3a-cj3b-bakers-ca1 cj3a-cj3b-bakers-ca2

 
To Top

WWII Generator L-134 Santa Cruz, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: Engine, Industrial-Welder-Generator

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was Make Offer.

Seems worth an offer.

“Nice engine with less that 500 hours on it. It cam from a WWII generator that had little use. Was running when disconnected and comes with the radiator. Make me a fair offer.”

heat-shield-industrial-engine-wwii4

heat-shield-industrial-engine-wwii2 heat-shield-industrial-engine-wwii3

 
To Top

1946 CJ-2A Modesto, CA $500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Not sure how much value is here. It’s got some mods.

https://modesto.craigslist.org/pts/d/modesto-1946-jeep-cj2a/7017633737.html

1946-cj2a-modesto-ca41 1946-cj2a-modesto-ca42 1946-cj2a-modesto-ca43

“I’m selling a cj2a from 1946 because I just don’t have time to finish it as I planned. I have done a lot of work to it such as: boxed in the frame, adapted Buick v6 motor mounts, adapted 1978 3” cj5 springs for a really nice ride along with a 4” lift, I put a amc 20 rear end in it along with a Dana 30 disc brake front end, it has a “shovel” cross member/skid plate(this makes the frame very strong and protects the tranny well). I have all the body parts but the hood. It has factory 1978 chrome cj5 wheels. All parts are in good shape, no rot. It has original vin tag.”

 
To Top

CJ-2A? L-head Engine San Diego, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: Engine

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $450.

There appears to be some value here.

“willys jeep engine 4 cyl vinsage model turn over $450 obo”

lhead-sd-cali21 lhead-sd-cali2

 
To Top

1948 CJ-2A Cambria, CA $15,999

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available. It’s listed as a 1948, but it has a VEC serial number of 22189.

(08/22/2019) Looks solid.

https://slo.craigslist.org/ctd/d/harmony-1948-willys-jeep/7000208575.html

1948-cj2a-cambria-ca1 1948-cj2a-cambria-ca2 1948-cj2a-cambria-ca3

“1948 WILLYS MILITARY JEEP Rust Free, Restored, 4- Wheel Drive, Stock components, Converted to 12 Volt Electrical, Recent Paint Complete under carriage Also, New Interior, Stock Go Devil 134/59 HP 4-CYL, Engine, 3-Speed Manual And 2-Speed Transfer Case, Recent Military Type Tires Installed. Runs Great, MUST SEE. CAR SHOW READY”

 

 
To Top

1946 CJ-2A Glendale, CA $8900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available

(10/26/2019) This has a 2 to 3″ custom body lift.

https://losangeles.craigslist.org/sfv/cto/d/glendale-1946-willys-cj2a-43l-chevy/7018840261.html

1946-cj2a-glendale-ca6 1946-cj2a-glendale-ca7 1946-cj2a-glendale-ca8 1946-cj2a-glendale-ca9

“Up for sale is my 1946 Willys driver, I bought it about 6 months ago as a fun toy and it was a blast to own. It was previously restored in 2006 to make this a bulletproof driver. It’s not perfect by any means, but the patina is PERFECT. It is very reliable, gets all the looks, compliments and conversations. Unfortunately the time has come to part ways with her. I just don’t get to drive it as often as I thought I would.

With the chevy 4.3l it starts right up, every time, and has plenty modern day power and torque to enjoy the driving experience. Message me for running driving videos of the truck I can send you. Truck is mechanically sound and doesn’t need anything. I have the rear seats as well if anyone is interested in adding that into the truck. Has a 3in body lift and oversize tires. Please let me know if you have any questions. Can try to answer to the best of my knowledge and supply any additional photos you might need.

Title is in hand, and registration is non-op. Just need to transfer and pay registration.”

 
To Top

1953 CJ-3B Phoenix, AZ $6500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B

Lots to like here. Has some odd rear light housings.

https://phoenix.craigslist.org/cph/cto/d/phoenix-1953-willys-jeep/7018360324.html

“1953 willys Jeep. Very original. Still 6 volt . 18,000 miles , high hood , hurricane engine. Been in storage for 5 years . Family owned for 40 years. Rarely driven before parked used mostly on our family land”

1953-cj3b-phoenix-arizz6 1953-cj3b-phoenix-arizz7 1953-cj3b-phoenix-arizz8 1953-cj3b-phoenix-arizz9

 
To Top

Cookie Monster’s FJ-3 Foodie Truck

• CATEGORIES: Features, FJ

Thanks to Gayland for spotting this Sesame Street FJ-3 fleet van that was made into Cookie Monster’s Foodie Truck. You can learn more about the show and the truck on the Muppet Fandom Page: https://muppet.fandom.com/wiki/Cookie_Monster%27s_Foodie_Truck

cookie-monster-FoodieTruck-Logo

There is both a two dimensional fake FJ-3 and a three dimensional real FJ-3. This is obviously the fake one:

cookie-monster-fake-fj3

And here are two photos of the real one:

cookie-monster-real-fj3

This photo is from the Muppet Fandom page: https://muppet.fandom.com/wiki/Cookie_Monster%27s_Foodie_Truck

There’s even a Cookie Monster Foodie Truck book:

cookie-monster-food-truck-book

In an episode of Buttermilk Biscuits and Honey, the FJ-3 makes a brief appearance at the start of the show (it likely appears in others, but I don’t have the time to watch them all):

 
To Top

5 Folded Brochures of Different Models on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

UPDATE: There are more of these five-brochure sets on eBay. View all the info on eBay. These are five out of the 20 issued (Form 600-01 through 600-20) during 1960. Slightly different, but similar brochures were published in 1959 (Form 59-01 through 59-20). The form number can be found at the bottom of the brochures. I’m working on assembling an entire list for each year. 

(02/09/2017) I bought and received a set of these. By the time you factor in the exchange rate, this is a good price.

“These are five small format (22 x 9 cms) six page two colour sales brochure folders for the 1960 Jeep range for the US market.
Produced by Willys Motors Inc in Toledo Ohio, in English and undated, but they are around 1960
All open out to about A4 size with good pics and specifications.
Covers the following models:
1960 Jeep Universal CJ-6
1960 Jeep Utility Wagon
1960 Jeep Pick-up Truck
1960 Jeep FC-150 Forward Control Truck
1960 Jeep FC-170 Forward Control Truck”

5-brochures-from-australia2

 
To Top

1959 or 1960 Mailer Brochure?

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

Anyone have this brochure?

I don’t have it; but do have these old pics from a 2013 post. The problem is I can’t quite tell what the date (aka form number) is from 1959 or 1960. If you have this brochure, the date would be great. Scans would even be better, but I know that’s not simple for everyone.

I’m also interested in other 1958-1962 brochures. These all have date related-form numbers. I have a bunch, but not all of them. At some point this month I will create a list of what I have and what I need to more fully document the brochures from this era.

1960-fc170-fc150-wagon-truck-cj5-brochure1

1960-fc170-fc150-wagon-truck-cj5-brochure2

1960-fc170-fc150-wagon-truck-cj5-brochure3

 
To Top

1949 CJ-3A Bend, OR $3800

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

Runs.

https://bend.craigslist.org/cto/d/bend-1949-cj3-willys-jeep/7015588642.html

“Great project jeep: Owned for 44 years, this jeep used on dairy farm for 17 years and then put in storage. 4 cylinder, flathead engine, runs smooth. Has original old-school locking hubs. Needs brakes. A great project for street or off-road use.”

1949-cj3a-bend-or90 1949-cj3a-bend-or91 1949-cj3a-bend-or92 1949-cj3a-bend-or98 1949-cj3a-bend-or99

 
To Top

1955 Truck Vader, WA **Status Unknown**

• CATEGORIES: Willys Trucks • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Status Unknown. Was $12,000.

Looks like this deserves some better pics.

“New Power Winch, 4 new wheel Cylinders, new master Cylinders, New gas tank, Bumpers, wiring, paint, steering wheel. Wonderful old truck”

1955-truck-vader1 1955-truck-vader2 1955-truck-vader3 1955-truck-vader4

 
To Top

1952 M-38 Myrtle Creek, OR $3800

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: Still Available.

(10/25/2019) Looks good for the price.

https://roseburg.craigslist.org/for/d/myrtle-creek-jeep-willys-m38-in-good/7016332892.html

“For sale 1952 Willy’s Jeep,4 cylinder, 8,000 lbs winch with cable, tilt wheel, power steering, upgraded to 11” drum brakes, 31” mud Pro Comp tires, Pro Comp steering stabilizer, bikini top, all stock running gear,”

1952-m38-myrtlecreek-or1 1952-m38-myrtlecreek-or2 1952-m38-myrtlecreek-or3 1952-m38-myrtlecreek-or4

 
To Top

1966 Canadian-Built CJ-5 Burt, MI $1500

• CATEGORIES: CJ5, International

Jordan spotted this one. This pretty stock jeep is in rough shape, but includes an overdrive. The serial number indicates it was built in 1966 and the “C16” in the middle of the serial number prefix and suffix indicates it is a Canadian-built left-handed jeep with a factory V-6.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3293163754051083/

1966-cj5-canadian-burt-mi1 1966-cj5-canadian-burt-mi2 1966-cj5-canadian-burt-mi3 1966-cj5-canadian-burt-mi4 1966-cj5-canadian-burt-mi5

Continue reading

 
To Top

1942 MB? Gold Country, CA $10,500

• CATEGORIES: MB

Lots of updates.

https://goldcountry.craigslist.org/pts/d/shingle-springs-42-willys-flat-fender/7015865621.html

“42 Willy’s flat fender to much to list serious inquiries only”

1942-mb-gc-cali7 1942-mb-gc-cali8 1942-mb-gc-cali9

 
To Top

1956 Truck Oak Grove, OR $4500

• CATEGORIES: Willys Trucks

This may be worth a look.

https://portland.craigslist.org/clc/cto/d/portland-1956-willys-4×4-truck/7011900228.html

“Vintage Willys Ford, in great condition for how old it is, has 4×4, new tires, and PTO factory Winch. Has little rust  -6-226 Original Engine”

1946-truck-oakgrove-or2 1946-truck-oakgrove-or3 1946-truck-oakgrove-or4

 
To Top

1947 CJ-2A Malaga, WA No Price

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Might be a good price.

https://wenatchee.craigslist.org/grd/d/malaga-orchard-equipment/7013402111.html

“Various orchard equipment, deer fencing, fence posts etc. super cheap because we need to move all equipment fast.. OTHER EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE orchard rake, lots of orchard fence, vehicles including 2004 ford f150, 1989 ford F350, 1947 willys jeep. large flatbed Ford F8000 truck with CAT diesel motor , houshold items including antiques, furniture, etc. Rare opportunity to score deals at pennies on the dollar. All stuff must go . incredible deals”

1947-cj2a-malaga-wa1 1947-cj2a-malaga-wa2

 
To Top

Worman Hardtop Graeagle, CA Best Cash Offer

• CATEGORIES: Body Parts, CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Still Available. The jeep as a whole was sold back in 2014.

(12/28/2017) The hardtop looks to be an early Willys-Overland Worman-manufactured hardtop .. a very hard to find item.

https://reno.craigslist.org/pts/d/clio-cj2a-jeep-worman-cab-only/7015511839.html

“Cab with doors as seen in pics. Does NOT include tub. Best CASH offer.!

worman-cab-halftop-3 worman-cab-halftop-4 worman-cab-halftop-5 worman-cab-halftop-6

Continue reading

 
To Top

Year? CJ-2A Pittsburg, CA $12,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Has some mods.

https://sacramento.craigslist.org/cto/d/pittsburg-cj2a-willys-jeep/7014643484.html

“Vehicle is in excellent condition has about 6,000 miles on it has Manuel transmission it runs and performs great just had the breaks done. Any more questions please feel free to contact this number call or text and ask for Richard @ show contact info
anytime day or night available so dont hesitate to call!! Serious inquiries only please dont waste my time just as i dont want to waste yours.”

year-cj2a-pittsburg-ca1 year-cj2a-pittsburg-ca2 year-cj2a-pittsburg-ca3 year-cj2a-pittsburg-ca4

 
To Top

1943 GPW Oregon City, OR $850

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Rough shape.

https://portland.craigslist.org/clc/pts/d/oregon-city-jeep/7017010916.html

“43 ford jeep body only with title.Body is rough”

1943-gpw-oc-or1 1943-gpw-oc-or2 1943-gpw-oc-or3

 
To Top

1948 CJ-2A Sonora, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $10,500.

I can’t imagine this won’t sell pretty quickly.

“1948 Willys CJ2a
In complete restored condition
I bought this vehicle about a year ago for my elder mom as she always wanted a old red jeep of her own ( even though she’s way too old to drive) Now its tough for her to even walk out to see it.
It is a museum quality jeep, AS nice as they come.
Actually located in Sonora Calif”

1948-cj2a-petaluma-ca95 1948-cj2a-petaluma-ca96 1948-cj2a-petaluma-ca97 1948-cj2a-petaluma-ca98 1948-cj2a-petaluma-ca94

 
To Top

CJ-5/M-38A1 Meyer Hardtop Corinth, KY Free?

• CATEGORIES: Parts • TAGS: .

UPDATE: May not be free after all.

Roger Martin spotted this Free hardtop.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/949385735447100/

“Make offer need gone heavy metal doors windows still in tact. Cab is missing one smaller window on side garage kept until this week Was told it fits a cj 5 from 65 to 75 models”

meyer-hardtop-corinth-ky0 meyer-hardtop-corinth-ky1 meyer-hardtop-corinth-ky2

 
To Top

GPW & MB Data Plate Robbery

• CATEGORIES: Features
GPW30298-a

Example of a glove box and data plates from Tom’s collection. Each have a serial and date of delivery on the glove box lid.

Tom Furrer’s prized collection of GPW and MB glove box lids and tags were stolen as part of a robbery. Contact him through G503 with any questions: https://forums.g503.com/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=311501:

“To all my friends and fellow hobbyists in the Jeep world I need your help..

On November 1 Friday I was in Santa Rosa California helping my elderly mother who is 95 prepare to evacuate from the Kindle fire , we were one of 180,000 people told to prepare to evacuate. While I was down there my house that is in Columbia California was robbed and ransacked. I hadn’t even moved in yet yet these thieves got into my house ransacked the house and stole a lot of personal belongings of my mothers and myself ..

For many years by Elder father a World War II vet liked to tinker with jeeps and one of his hobbies was he collected data plates that where from both Ford and Willys Jeep‘s that were junked. When my father passed I continued with his hobby. By the time that he passed he had collected over 60 sets of these data plates most of which are still attached to the glove box doors.

Well these thieves got off with almost all of them and I need the help of every person in this hobby to be on the lookout for these plates. The thieves obviously know cars very well as they were able to move a locked vehicle out of the way to complete their crime. These plates will be extremely easy to identify and eventually I believe they’re going to end up in the hands of somebody who knows what they are and what their value is.

Please everybody keep your eyes open watch eBay watch swap meets. The identifying feature of every single plate is on the glove box door: the serial number and date of delivery written in black ink.

Please everybody keep a watch out I do believe over time they’re gonna turn up we’re too big of a family to let this kind of crap happen.

I Thank each and everyone of you.. Local sheriffs and law-enforcement are well aware of this and crime reports have been written.”

Tom Furrer

 
To Top

Jalpnik’s David Tracy Struggles w/ Selling 2 of His Loves

• CATEGORIES: Features

This article appears in Jalopnik on Friday. He’s struggling (emotionally) with selling two of his jeeps: A CJ-2A and a DJ-5. I don’t currently see the 2A listed for sale on FB.

https://jalopnik.com/im-trying-to-sell-two-vehicles-i-love-but-im-having-suc-1839718020

david-tracy-cj2a