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1962 CJ-3B Peru, ME For Trade

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B

UPDATE: It was probably painted within the last six months. This may have some Allstate or Husky hubs.

(05/03/2019) Runs and drives, but needs work.

https://maine.craigslist.org/grd/d/peru-willys-cj3b-jeep/7054281902.html

“Willys Jeep CJ3B. Runs, drives, steers, and plows. No brakes. Trade for running snowcat, skandic, or alpine. Tractors, attachments, dozers, & backhoes also considered.”

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Year? Bantam TC3 Trailer Oregon City, OR $625

• CATEGORIES: trailer

UPDATE: Price dropped to $625.

https://portland.craigslist.org/clc/tro/d/oregon-city-bantam-tc3-willys-trailer/7054254761.html

“bantam tc3 willys jeep trailer. nice shape. solid overall , little rust in floor, 16″ rims. tires are old but hold air, needs lights and wiring. unsure of year, please call. no text. $625.00 obo, thanks”

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1952 M-38 York, SC $4552

• CATEGORIES: M-38

Has some body rust.

https://charlotte.craigslist.org/cto/d/york-1952-m38-willys-military-jeep-with/7054464990.html

“I am selling this Jeep for my father who is 89. He has had this Jeep for many decades, but never got around to doing anything with it. It is all original from what I can tell and untouched except the head from the motor was stolen many years ago.

Matching Numbers: The Vin behind the passenger seat , the vin on the dash plate, and the vin on the title all match. The engine block vin locations show no indication of having ever been stamped or the vin has completely rusted away.
Sold As Is.”

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1955 CJ-5 Crown City, OH $1500

• CATEGORIES: CJ5

This is a project, but does have the early 0-10 King Sealy speedometer. If the rust is light, there could be value here.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2431126990480203/

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“I can’t seem to get any more pictures uploaded so for the ones that wanted the pictures I’ll try to send through message.May trade for? Just let me know what you have. It is still 6 volt. Hasn’t ran in eight years I’ve got another one and I planned on tearing this one down and restoring it and making it look pretty never got around to it it is a project and it does need work does have a title. It does need all new wiring harness the seats need to be completely redone missing the pedals lost them after moving it a couple times over the years frame solid does need body work on the bottom of the cab. I’m sure there’s a few things I’m missing but it is what it is so please don’t waste my time.i don’t have to get rid of it”

 

 
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Jeep Parts & Misc – Whole Lot Grand Island, NY $1500

• CATEGORIES: Parts

Not sure how much value is here, but there is value. Seller is looking for offers.

https://buffalo.craigslist.org/pts/d/grand-island-military-jeep-parts-lot/7054378823.html

“Huge lot of jeep parts GPW,M38,CJ
I am not an expert in these parts as they were my Fathers
who has passed on.Please look at the pictures what you see
is what you get also 5 boxes of vintage manuals and a huge box of gasket sets
I’m not looking to sell piece by piece
I don’t have time for that or tire kickers.
Come make me a fair offer and take it ALL outta here.”

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1953-1955 Kaiser’s Attempt to Standardize Marketing

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

As noted by Edgar Kaiser in 1955, one of the key reasons Kaiser bought Willys’ assets was that Kaiser didn’t feel Willys-Overland was pursuing the consumer market aggressively enough. As a part of Kaiser’s strategy to move that direction, the company created a wide variety of brochures, folders, direct mail pieces, product booklets, post cards, a Jeep family 16mm movie, and other merchandising materials.

Much of these documents have been scanned and available on the internet, but no one (that I’ve seen) has assembled them together to see what items were available at the time the CJ-5 launched.

So, consider this a draft towards that goal, as I still have some more scanning and locating of documents so I can interlink everything together.

To begin, here is one of the earliest examples of the Kaiser Willys team creating a standardized family of similar brochures that highlight each of the models. Nearly all the first wave of documents were created in 1954. How do we know this? Because the January 1955 Kaiser Willys Sales and Dealer News highlighted these merchandising aides:

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Note that other brochures mentioned in this Kaiser Willys Newspaper include the upcoming  Jeep in Public Service (24 pages), the Jeep in Industry (24 pages, might have ended up this one?), and the Jeep in Agriculture (unclear to me which this is). I do have the brochure shown in the lower right, but it’s in Spanish. So, we can conclude that those were all published in 1955 (there are no publish dates on them).

Here’s an order form from 1955. It’s form numbers for the ‘vehicle folder’ brochures match those shown in the photo below this order form.

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Here’s a photo from an ebay post that shows all the vehicle ‘folder’ brochures together (the form numbers I have for the vehicle brochures below match the numbers on the order form above). I only have 7 of the 10 brochures, or I’d take a photo of my own like this.

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Form #s for the brochures in the pic above include: CJ-5 (W-239-5), CJ-3B (W-201-5), 1 Ton Truck (W-205-5), 4WD Station Wagon (W-221-5), 4WD Sedan Deliver (W-227-5), 2WD Utility Wagon (W-221-6), Cargo Personnel Carrier (W-215-5), 4WD Field Ambulance (W-228-5), 4WD Utility Ambulance (W-230-5), Jeep Fire Engine (W-229-5), and the Commando Fire Truck (W-240-5).

Below are some various brochure covers from the twenty-plus page brochures ….. (Note, one promotional document not listed in the order form was the Willys Story, 1950-1954).

1954 Willys 4-Wheel Drive Form W-1772:

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1954 Jeep Specialized Vehicles and Equipment, Spanish Version, No form or document number on the brochure (later in 1955 with a different cover and other changes):

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1955 Willys Jeep in Public Service, Form W-991-5:

1955 Jeep Vehicles and Equipment Cut Costs, Form W-992-5 (will have better scans of this one soon) … (also discussed in an article here):

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Here are some of the mailing brochures (Still identifying some of these)…..

Farmer and Ranchers Best Investment:

Whatever You Grow for Profit:

Earth Moving Equipment:

Power Producing Equipment:

Jeep-A-Trench:

Service Station (Mr. Service):

They Go Through, Form W-1765:

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By the end of 1955 there was a new round of brochures, but I don’t have the post researched yet, so there will be a delay of a few days.

 

 

 
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1954 Willys Overland 4-Wheel-Drive Brochure

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

This 24 page brochure, W-1772, is a little large for my scanner, so I’d put off scanning it. A few days ago I was investigating various large format scanning strategies (bigger than 12″x9″). Below is a test of some free IOS software from Evernote. It’s not perfect, but it sure was quick and I could see using this software when going over old documents at a library, stuff where time is more important than performance.

I might also try one of those new overhead. portable book scanners, though some of these require your computer to provide Admin access, which is a little suspicious (especially since a couple users noted that the unit was causing communications to occur to China).

Anyway, once I get a large format scanner, I’ll get some better scans of this one.

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1945 Willys Jeep Newspaper West Brookfield, MA $25

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

Not in perfect shape, but a reasonable price.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/799775637112471/

“Rare hard to find mailer newspaper to advertise the first CJ.”

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1946 CJ-2A San Jose, CA $9500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Appears in good shape.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2925053174206679/

“1946 willys CJ2A JEEP.”

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Year? CJ-2A El Paso, TX $8000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Listed as a 1943, it looks like a pretty stock early CJ-2A to me. No description provided.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/586890668540899/

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1974 Custom Jeep Lancaster, CA Make Offer

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6, Unusual • TAGS: .

Thanks to Kelso Bob for sharing this unusual creation. I am curious about how the builder went about the Chassis’ ‘Bomb protection’ strategy. It’s not clear if the $40k is a real price or just a place holder.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/558752301516432/

“EXCEPTING OFFERS… This 1974 JEEP AMC was the brainchild of a very creative man. (( Firstly You won’t find another one like this on the planet. Just being honest )).
SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY ( COMBAT OR PREPER READY! )
(FIRSTLY) This is the only jeep on the road like this, I repeat the only jeep on the road like this. There is not another on this entire planet, IT WAS BUILT FROM 3 JEEPS, created not purchased. – SHALOW WATER AMPHIBIOUS – RIGHT HAND SIDE DRIVE – SEATS 6 PASSENGERS! – *** SIT ON THE ROOF, GRAB A BEER AND WATCH THE STARS IN THR DESERT *** – Clean title – MUCH BIGGER IN PERSON! SITS 7ft HIGH – Gun racks – Knife Locations – 4WD – 2WD SWITCH – 360 CUBIC “ (5900cc) V8 – 3speed AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION – TVs – GPS – HIGH MOUNTED EXHAUST FOR SHALLOW WATER MOVEMENT – “FULLY ENFORCED CHASIS FOR BOMB PROTECTION” OVER 100k went into creating this jeep.”

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1952 CJ-3A Clovis, CA $5200

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

UPDATE: Price dropped to $5200. I tried contacting this seller, but never did hear back.

(06/09/2019) May be a nice rig. It might have a replacement body.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2565183887090849/

“1952 Willy’s Jeep. 302 ford V8 and 4 speed manual transmission. Has a winch and a roll bar. Runs good and everything works. New tires, new brakes, new exhaust. Mileage estimated due to new speedometer. This Jeep has been worked all the way through and has a lot of new parts”

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1948 CJ-2A Ruth, MI $1200

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Maybe some value here?

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/537948530143062/

“Motor ran when parked in shed. Body needs repair from firewall back. All there with hard to find air cleaner. Motor rolls over, not seized. Frame good. Has a half cab without doors. Clean green title.

Also have a complete running gear without radiator, motor seized. Has very straight frame with factory bumpers. No body. Has frt. Fenders and hood. Will sell separately Or as package deal”

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1958 CJ-3B Tub Denton, TX $2000

• CATEGORIES: Body Parts, CJ-3B, Parts

Jim spotted this partially rebuild tub.

https://dallas.craigslist.org/ndf/pts/d/denton-1958-willys-cj3b-jeep-body-tub/7053857591.html

“Partially restored 1958 Willys CJ3B tub.
Most of the rigorous work has already been done. There is still some metal work left, but 95% rust free at this point, and that’s before blasting! A ton of work has gone into this project so far and picking it up from this point should go smoothly in the right hands. It’s in great shape, no major issues that can’t be repaired easily. Please contact me if interested. Thanks for looking! I could potentially trade for other willys Jeep parts and attachments. Looking for: warn overdrive, Koenig PTO or crankshaft winch, military soft top and bows, Koenig hard top and doors, PTO gearbox, overdrive/PTO adapter, seat frames and cushions. If you have willys parts, let’s deal!”

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1948 CJ-2A Lakeside, CA $1250

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(01/03/2020) Looks like there’s value here.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2497487853854236/

“1948 willys jeep Cj 2A Buick v6 ran before I parked it 15 years ago. Needs help but cool old jeep. I have drivers seats too. Floor pan is rusted but could be a great project. Thanks for looking.”

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1950 CJ-3A Reno, NV $2000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

UPDATE: Price dropped to $2000.

(07/30/2019) Hasn’t been run by seller.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/610978489705480/

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“This ad is for an old 1950 Flat Fender Jeep Willys. Its pretty much complete and not far off from being able to drive. I was planning on getting a 6 volt battery and get it running but it might be easier to do a 12 volt conversion, not sure. I’m afraid to do anything that might damage the 6 volt system. Anyway I don’t have any long term plans for it and not attached and have other projects going on. So it’s about time to let it go.”

 
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1946 CJ-2A Alamogordo, NM $2000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Hasn’t run since 1997. This might have a Porter & Reed hardtop.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/498824810742316/

“Make an offer. Pm if interested. Willy’s jeep flat fender all there was in running condition when parked in 1997”

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NOS Personnel Heater Kit for the M-38 Clinton, PA $600

• CATEGORIES: Parts

Can’t be many NOS units around.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/497866984169106/

“Brand new nos complete kit. Everything to install. No shipping, so dont ask. Cash only. Located 10 min west of pittsburgh airport.”

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1948 CJ-2A Portland, OR $9000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/26/2019) Has a variety of mods.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/991256371250229/

“1948 willys cj2a · Other_body_style · Driven 300 miles 289 conversion 3inch lift upgraded gauges updated wiring harness led light bar,and much more needing to buy a home force’s me to sell price is or best offer”

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1961 CJ-3B Fitchburg, MA $8000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still listed … Still Available?

(09/14/2019) Looks like a custom slanted-hood 3B, similar to project 5607.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/534210277329071/

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“961 WILLYS CJ3B CUSTOM Options and Equipment: Less than 1000 miles on rebuilt Chevy 283 V8 (60psi oil pressure) rams head manifolds, dual exhaust (very quiet) aluminum radiator, power steering, boxed frame, 9000lb winch, 32” Procomp tires, lift kit, springs, shocks, rear locking diff, superwinch hubs, dual fuel tanks, 3 speed transmission, twin stick transfer case with gear splitter overdrive between them giving you a choice of 12 forward gears and 4 reverse.

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1950 CJ-3A Mansfield, OH $3500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

It’s a project.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2493059834288404/

“This is a project vehicle. The motor has been rebuilt by the previous owner and had it changed to 12 volt/alternator. New clutch, pressure plate etc. New radiator, fuel tank, seat frame and other miscellaneous parts.”

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1948 CJ-2A Spokane, WA $10,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Price dropped to $10,000

(08/19/2019)

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2711992145501825/

“’48 Willys CJ2A Jeep with original Flathead 4 cyl engine, oversized tires and roll bar. Runs great and needs only some cosmetic fixes (wiper, passenger side mirror and choke cable).”

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1950 CJ-3A Brush Prairie, WA $8500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

UPDATE Price now $8500.

(12/13/2019) Appears solid. Has an F-head.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/466019514085180/

“This Jeep was owned by same man for 42 years and only used once a year for hunting. No rust and a great running engine. 4WD Drives great. $2000. of extra parts $7500.”

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1946? Model? Monaca, PA Make Offer

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ5, M-38A1

I’m not sure what’s all here. It’s listed as a ’46, but looks to be an M-38A1 body. A cab enclosure hardtop in included.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1435004256631738/

“40s Willys Jeep for parts was told drivetrain was good has a couple good fenders best offer”

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1943 MB? Medford, OR $7000

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/27/2019) It’s a project that includes non stock parts. Not sure there’s a whole lot of value here.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/781321152270607/

“Work in progress 200 ci Ford L6 engine w/3 sp automatic All parts go with it ,T 96 trans ,with old pto shaft ,brake parts ,lights ,wire , cables ,so on or best offer ,cash only”

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