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1945? VEC CJ-2A Fire Jeep Berkey, OH Sealed Bid

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, Features, Fire/Police/Industry Vehicles • TAGS: , .

Listed as a 1947, this is likely a 1945 VEC CJ-2A. It’s got rear hubs, indents, early windshield, a column shift and (I think) the earliest “WILLYS” data plate. Bidding is allowed from March 1, 2021, though April 02, 2021.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/322534451279857/permalink/1556809471185676

“Public Notice – Richfield Township is placing the 1947 Willy’s Jeep Fire Apparatus for sale via SEALED BID. Richfield Township is accepting SEALED BIDS for purchase of the 1947 Willy’s Jeep Fire Apparatus from Monday 3/1/2021 through Friday 4/2/2021 at 4:00 PM. The vehicle is sold as is with no warranties or guarantees made of any kind. This vehicle has been garage stored and maintained throughout its lifetime with Berkey / Richfield Township Fire Department as the original and only owner. The vehicle is open to inspection Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. The vehicle sale is subject to a minimum bid of $10,000. The bids will be opened on Monday 4/5/2021 and highest bid above the minimum sale amount will be awarded. Sealed Bids must be addressed to Fire Chief Keith Clonch at 11450 W. Sylvania Avenue, Berkey, Ohio 43504.”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Arroyo Grande, CA $4800

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

It’s a project or parts.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/113168482030203

“Flexible on price open to trades. Small block Chevy mounted to t90 trans (no clutch in currently), Dana 20 tcase, new frame horns (18”), plated frame from bumper to firewall w/ 1/4” steel. Unfinished project don’t have the time right now. Registration was just paid. I have a good bit of parts for it.”

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1946 VEC? CJ-2A Benton, AR $12,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

Appears to have some Husky-style Allstate hubs.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1145874969178311

“Awesome 1946 Willys CJ2A. This is a SOlID 75 year old Willys. Absolutely NO RUST on body or tub. Just finished restoring. This Willys is parade and show car quality. Has a CLEAN ARKANSAS TITLE. Starts right up and runs and drives great. 4 Wheel high and low. Good tires. Has 2 new seat belts. Might consider trading.”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A San Luis Obispo, CA $4800

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

It’s a project.

https://slo.craigslist.org/cto/d/san-luis-obispo-jeep-46-cj2a/7270600944.html

“Flexible on price and open to trades looking for an old pickup or side by side. Here is my 1946 cj2a. I bought it about a year ago and it had a 170 Ford inline 6 with a t90 trans and Dana 18 tcase. It ran fine everything worked but I wanted more power and decided to try and swap a small block Chevy into it. I replaced both frame horns (18” piece of frame) and plated the frame with 1/4” steel back to the firewall. Welded in motor mounts from advanced adapters. The motor and t90 trans are bolted together but don’t have clutch in. What I think it needs to be finished is a flywheel and clutch kit, axles, and a few small things. Call me for lore info too much to list lots of extra parts.”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Queens Creek, AZ **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2600.

There looks to be value here. It’s got both the indents and the column shift.

“Selling my project Willys CJ2A. I’m just not going to have the time to get to restoring it. Former owner said it ran when parked but I haven’t spent any time on it other than putting in a starter to verify compression. This is a 3 speed on the column shift model.”

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1946 CJ-2A St. George, KS $3500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Does run at the moment. Has rear PTO gearbox and extra parts. Unclear if it is a VC or not. Also includes the drum attachment.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/756874681590170

“1946 CJ2A Kansas title Dash, body, frame and ID tag serial numbers all match Not currently running. Head was removed due to gasket leak. Has rear PTO and belt drive attachment Good Spare engine block included also $3500 obo. For quick sale. Must sell.”

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4 Flatties Freeport, ME $3000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

One of these is a VEC  and the other has a column shift with a rear PTO.

https://maine.craigslist.org/cto/d/freeport-willys-cj-2a-and-cj-3a/7260106015.html

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“Several old Jeep Willys in various states of poor condition

CJ-2A has decent metal but is a project. Has rear PTO. Engine is free, oil in block. Gear box shifters move freely but transmission shifter does not. Tub needs work but is salvageable. Has original Willys seat, can sell seperate.

CJ-3A has Arctic Top, driver door is off but I have it. Engine is free, oil in block, fluid in radiator. Tub is shot.

One other rolling chassis with engine, also a CJ-3A I believe. There is another CJ-3a with front hood and sheet metal. Has engine but manifold is gone, open to weather likely no good.

Have at least one each Dana 25, 41 and 44 axles, with driveshafts attached that do spin. Three transmissions, two have gear box shifters that slide, gear shifters are seized.

Other miscellaneous parts.

$3000 or best offer for the whole lot. Willing to sell items or Willys separately. I can help load on your trailer with my tractor.”

 
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1946 VEC CJ-2A Madison, MS $15,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Listed as a 1964, it appears this is a VEC CJ-2A.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/413237246586782

“All original tops and doors three speed 1964 jeep”

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1946 VEC(?) CJ-2A Middle River, MD $3500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

This lacks a title, but doesn’t lack potential.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/763834637673984

“My CJ2A project, currently has no title, but I was in the process and will provide a bill of sale. Very good condition with not a lot of bad rot spots for its age. Ran not too long ago before I drained the fuel. Shifted and ran well, but it’s main issue is no brakes. The cylinders were bad and the lines may need replaced. Time for it is just one of those things I don’t have anymore sadly.”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Palo Alto, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $8000.

Nearly stock VEC #12683.

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“I’ve owned CJ-2A serial #12683 for a couple of years, and I enjoyed it. The serial number indicates this Jeep was built in the first few weeks after the end of World War 2, making it a “VEC” (very early civilian) Jeep. I think it would be better off with someone with the time to restore it.

Overall the Jeep is in good condition considering its age: it runs and drives fine, though the brakes pull to the left; I’ve checked the adjustment of the brakes, and it seems fine, so I’d recommend disassembling the front brakes completely to see what’s going on before driving it.

***You’ll need to tow it home unless you’re my neighbor. Tow bar is included.***

During my ownership, I fixed a few things:
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Year? VEC CJ-2A Marquette, MI $900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(09/05/2020) Unclear what value is here. It’s listed as both a 1945 and a 1946. It could be early, as it has the early windshield squares.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2602705923375613

“Jeep cj 2 a early 46”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Sleepy Eye, MN $20,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , , .

This restored CJ-2A probably had indents. It still has the column shift.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/632824984297587

“1946 Jeep Willys CJ2A Vin: 26096 Condition: Excellent Cylinders: 4 Drive: 4 Wheel Drive Fuel: Gas Title: Clean Transmission: 3 speed manual on the column Engine: 4 cylinder flathead”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Willits, CA $9500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

This VEC CJ-2A still has the column shift and is in pretty original condition. It runs and drives. Drive as is or restore. Includes parts for a rear PTO/gearbox.

https://mendocino.craigslist.org/cto/d/willits-1946-cj2a-willys-jeep-column/7252002800.html

“1946 Willys Jeep CJ2A rare factory column shift “3 on the tree” Last of my father’s collection, runs drives on Non-0p it isn’t concourse condition in really good condition. True mileage unknown. Fuel tank treated. Lots of extra parts – PTO-top bows-side steps- 2 extra windshields and a lot more. Yes dash tags with Jeep.
$9500 firm”
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1947? VEC CJ-2A Fresno, CA $5500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Listed as a 1947, this appears to be a 1946 VEC CJ-2A. This has a BW overdrive. And, it might have the Hudson steering mod.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/765951113995629/

“1947 Willys CJ2A 4×4 Chevy 350 3 speed with Borg Warner Overdrive Clean title”

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1945 VEC CJ-2A Walla Walla, WA $4200

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(08/16/2020) This may well be a 1945 2A. Someone switched out the column shift and it an incorrect dash plate.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3289106054517306/

“Early 1945 cj2a runs and drives don’t have the time to put into it good restoration project message for more info”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Putney, VT $7000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

This has the early windshield, too.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/437952447373680

“Rare 3 on the column , 4×4, soft top, new seats , in great shape , no trades unless Good street rod or classic”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Berryville, AR **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2000.

This is a VEC with the rear hubs and early windshield. Plus, it has a rear PTO. This should go fast at this price. No title. Serial number #11854.

“I am reposting this Jeep. I have been educated a little on what I have. I got VERY overwhelmed by the amount of messages I received after posting yesterday. For all of you that are going to come on here and say I should have gone with the first person who messaged me, I honestly couldn’t tell you who the hell messaged me first. I got so many at one time it was unreal. SO I do not have the title to this Jeep #30 1946 CJ-2A Willys I don’t know if this thing runs. It was a family members that we had to pay for to get it out of the shop when he passed. There are 2 rust spots in the floor inside the Jeep. Has PTO Must either come pick up or arrange to have it picked up and delivered.”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Winchester, VA $4900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Looks like a VEC with some non stock parts and a few mods.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2755743884681101/

“This is a piece of history. Drive it anywhere. Good tires. Hard to find in this condition.”

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1946 VEC? CJ-2A Junction City, KS **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was No Price.

This has a rear PTO and a serial number of 295XX (can’t read the last two digits).

“Willy’s Jeep CJ2A, 1st year for civilian Jeep. Complete and untouched by modification. 134L motor is damaged from leaking head gasket on rear cylinder. 6 volt system is still functional. Rear PTO is intact with optional belt drive included. Body is still in great shape as is drivetrain.”

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1946 VEC? CJ-2A Graham, WA $4500

• CATEGORIES: News • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $4500.

(09/19/2020) Has a few updates.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/634133867292185/

“1946 CJ2A Jeep. Runs, drives, stops. Motor is rebuilt, >1000miles ago. .030 overbore. Crank is NOS with new rod and main bearings. All motor and drivetrain is intact and works. Has been converted to 12v but I have the generator/regulator for 6v. Also included is tow bar (I never used). Body has some rough spots but is solid. I used for transportation to and from truck shows and hotel. I am moving and not going to take it with me. Please be serious if you make contact”

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1948 CJ-2A Sturgis, SD $8000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Has a solid looking Kelly half-cab. Looks like it has a VEC body.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1182142862169699/

“1948 Willy’s CJ2A Jeep with 1/2 cab. $8,000.”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Wimberly, TX $7500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $7500.

(07/04/2020) This VEC lacks indents and a column shift.

https://austin.craigslist.org/cto/d/wimberley-1946-willys-jeep-cj2a/7186106719.html

“1946 Willys Cj2A. Very good condition, especially for being 74 years old she’s less wore out than me. I’ve had her a couple of years and have put on a new electronic distributor, full suspension, shocks and springs, Rugged Ridge front lockers, fuel pump, fuel gauge sender, spare tire, Hi Lift jack, bimini top, 130 c.i. “Go Devil” engine, tires in good condition. Starts and runs great! After WWII when the boys came home they wanted a Jeep like they had over seas. Here it is.

All new parts are from Kaiser Willys parts and accessories. Very few scratches and dents. The only rust is under the passenger seat in the built in tool box bottom that can catch and hold water.

If you are looking for a way restorable old Jeep this is a good way to go. If you call, please leave a message I don’t answer unknown numbers but will call you back. Please no lowballs or trades. And yes, the VIN is 27236!”

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Year? CJ-2A Anoka, MN $7000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: The Trailer has sold.

This lacks tool indents, but has full floaters and a column shift. It could be a ’45 or a ’46.

https://minneapolis.craigslist.org/ank/cto/d/anoka-1945-willys-bantam-trailer/7173319489.html

“1945 willys CJ2A and WW 2 military Bantam trailer. The Willys is $7,000 the trailer is $1,000. No rust, runs and drives but brake and clutch need work. has heavy duty winch, tow bar.”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Pittsburgh, PA $5600

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(03/26/2020) No engine or interior photos.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2882358998524529/

“CJ2A 1946 Willy’s original equipment Runs , Drives , And Stops Very Good,Solid Original Engine 3 Speed Transmission, Frame Solid No Rust Floors Are Solid Body Mostly solid Top Is Very Good”

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CJ-2A Column Shift Assembly

• CATEGORIES: Parts • TAGS: .

Steve spotted this column shift for a VEC CJ-2A.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/263189188296778

“These are the parts most often missing on 1945 and 1946 CJ2A Willys Jeeps. They are in working order. Some assembly required 😉 I can ship if you need that.”

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