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1946 VEC Body Middletown, NY **Status Unknown**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE:  Price dropped to $1500

“As title says, Early ’46 CJ2A VEC body. Included is dash plate, body plate, and patent plate, a NY non-titled bill of sale from the previous owner in Oregon, and a NY ’46 license plate. All numbers match: 230XX.

Please note that this body is for a column shift (as indicated by the oval hole where the steering shaft enters through firewall. VEC body (tool indents) until 34530. Column Shift until 38221.”

 
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1945 MB Acton, Ca $1750

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE:  **SOLD** Was $1750.  This appears to be a VEC CJ-2A rather than a MB.

“1945 willys mb , rectagular tube frame , cage , buick v6 , mucie 4 speed trans , needs work , have pink , on none op .”

 

 
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1946 VEC CJ-2A Okemos, Mi $9000

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UPDATE:  Still Available

(08/24/2011) This is a column shift.  It appears in good condition.

“1946 Jeep Willys-•
Early column shift
No frame or body rust — California car
Two sets of rims & tires — Chrome & Original
A back up for every engine piece.
Back up column shift transfer case
newer rebuilt engine, re-cored original radiator, new brakes, new muffler, rebuilt distributer, new carburetor, original 46 heater, Roll Bar, more
95% original
(517) 290-5376”

http://lansing.craigslist.org/cto/2905838024.html

 
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1946 VEC? CJ-2A Washington County, Ar $500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE:  Now priced at $500.

(01/23/2012) I’m going to guess this has the tool indents on it based on the seller’s description.

“I have a jeep from the late 40’s for someone who needs the parts. This is one that was made on the same assembly line that made the jeeps for WWII. Email me if your interested. Thanks. jeremiah estes  http://s258.photobucket.com/albums/hh244/jestes70/

http://fayar.craigslist.org/cto/2870309740.html

 
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1946 CJ-2A VEC? Napa County, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2000

(04/29/2011) This may be a VEC, but it’s been modified.

“46 willies jeep with a buick v6 in it 32in tires and 538 gears needs to go dont use it and it needs a good home 3000 obo”

 
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VEC CJ-2A Project Fremont, Ca $1200

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

No pics of the VEC body, but sounds like it might be a good price.

“Hi! I’m selling my unfinished project CJ2A Jeep…includes:

– Rolling Chassy GPW frame with flathead motor, 700×16 Non-directional military tires…new leafsprings….

– Early CJ2A Tub with tool indent includes 2 Seats, 2 Fenders, Grill with lights and a Hood….

– CJ3A Windshield with glass…

– Extra Grill and a Roll Bar…

Thanks for looking…If interested just Email me…”

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/cto/2863444703.html

 
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1946 VEC CJ-2A Dixon, MO **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2000

“Ongoing project I no longer have time or money to finish. This willys has many new parts such as: new brakes on all
4 wheels, completely rebuilt steering knuckles including all ball joint bearings and seals, rebuilt transmission and transfer case.
Motor has not been rebuilt but run good before I started the restoration. Jeep is an early model 46 with shovel and ax detents on drivers side
. Has remnants of the column shift but has been converted to a floor shift.Complete PTO from transfer case to rear gear box which works.
Has new lockout hubs and vintage Sears mud and snow tires that are still in pretty good shape. 15″ steel jeep rims. I have the headlight buckets
and the gauges,fuel tank { good shape}, seat frames, complete willys exhaust system, ect. Body and windshield frame is solid with stainless steel floorboards installed. tool box
floor is rusted out, never made it that far.If price is right I will throw in the aluminun top and doors in the photo. I also have new condition front
low back seats I will throw in. 2000 is a fair price with all the parts I have bought. Stuff I might trade on: 33×12.50×15 all terrains, 7.00×16 military
tires, WWII and earlier US rifles.”

 
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1946 VEC CJ-2A Goodlettsville, Tn **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , , .

UPDATE:  **SOLD**  Was priced at $4000

This looks like a good price.

“Very rare 1946 Willys CJ2A with factory column shift transmission not many made, not many left. New engine, transmission, transfer case, rear deferential. New brakes, lines, hoses, gas tank, etc…. 55mph not a problem but its been babied and stored inside. Selling below whats in it so I can get something different.”

 
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1946 CJ-2A Gold Hill, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $3900

(01/30/2012) I believe this is a column shift CJ-2A with a MB/GPW Grille and windshield.  The front end is a bit heavy looking.

“Model CJ-2A, Runs And Drives Very Well, Still Has Original Motor, Trans, axles etc.”

 
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1946 VEC CJ-2A Pocahontas, Illinois $7000

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This has a monroe lift, too.

“nice solid cj2a,sn 23665,has monroe lift,rear pto,belt pulley,runs great,three on the tree,needs brakes. looking for a nice cj5 or 7.call with questions mike at 618-781 5029”

http://stlouis.craigslist.org/cto/2820791931.html

 
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1946 VEC? CJ-2A Cordes Lakes, AZ **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $7500.

This has a column shifter and something unusual on the back. It appears to be a combo capstan and drum winch?  You tell me.

“1946 Willys Jeep-
3 speed on column
6 volt positive ground
Stock L4-134 flathead
700×16 military tires
PTO wench w/ free running capstan
Matching numbers on frame and body
Rear seat w/out seat cushion
Fairly new soft top
Roll bar out but included
Only rust on vehicle is on steps of flat fenders and inside under seat toolbox
Have new window rubber and wood hood blocks, though never installed

Extra’s!
Complete motor out of a 1943?
Aluminum hard top fits military (2″ shorter window frame) Top has glass window, but doors have sliding plexiglass
2 spare tires and 1 rim”

 
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1946 CJ-2A VEC Placerville, Ca **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1800

(08/05/2011) It runs and smokes.

“I have an all original VEC CJ2. It’s a very early civilian jeep. It’s serial number 14,0xx. 134 L-head, 3 spd Column shift!, Dana 18 tcase, Dana 41 rearend. Very rare. It runs very well but the engine smokes and probably would need rebuilt. It’s been sitting 20+ years. Needs brakes gone through. 95% complete including seat brackets. Tailgate is missing. Original radio. Mostly rust free and very solid start. Has many dents but all workable metal. Has black plates and out of DMVs system.”

 
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1946 VEC CJ-2A Moorestown, NJ eBay

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

This was listed for sale a few years ago.

“1946 Willys CJ2A Jeep, 360 AMC engine, Edlebrock intake and 4 bbl carb, HEI dist, ’76 CJ5 T-15 3 speed trans and ’76 single lever Dana transfer case, ’84 CJ5 Dana 30 front axle, locking hubs, new disc brakes, ’84 AMC 20 rear , new brakes, Summitt racing seats, new gas tank, Bikini top, ’69 Dart radiator, twin electric fans, runs cool all day, two sets of tires on rims, one set street/sand and one set off road snows, windshield wiper, turn signals , spare tire, full roll cage, custom tow bar.

Built 3 years ago for cruising the beach at Brigantine. Tows easily. Great for the beach and short trips around town. Never been in the mud. I have another Jeep for that. ’69 Dodge Limelight paint. You won’t lose it in the parking lot. If you are an old school fan of the original square fender Jeeps this might interest you. The body is completly original. 856 235 8380”

http://southjersey.craigslist.org/cto/2789875768.html

 
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Year? VEC CJ-2A Danbury, Ct $2500

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UPDATE:  Price dropped to $2500

(12/19/2011) This was a column shift, but now a floor shift.  I can’t tell if this has the free floating hubs or not.

“Lost storage. The tub is restored but paint is peeling on back floor. Have CJ2A engine that has been pulled but needs a rebuild. No cracks in engine. Frame blasted and painted w/ new wiring harness. Needs completion. I have a NY title in my name. I’ve moved to VA and am selling house in NY. Can’t bring everything. The tub alone is worth the price. I have more pictures. Jeep stored at buddies house off Rte 84 near Danbury. I can nolonger store it there.
It was a column shift jeep but was converted to floor shift. Bought from friend and I stored it inside. It has to go asap.  Please email me back w/ your ph number. ”

http://hudsonvalley.craigslist.org/cto/2783901710.html

 
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1946 CJ-2A Concord, Ca **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Was $1650. **SOLD**

(10/21/2011) “1946 willys cj2a ECV Needs resteration, needs air cleaner call for info”

 
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1946 VEC? CJ-2A Loveland, Co **SOLD**

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UPDATE:  **SOLD**  Was priced at $2000.

(09/17/2011) This is a column shift.

“Stock 46′ other than the f-head engine and military wheels and tires. Flat black, truck bed liner interior. Runs and drives good. $2500 or make offer. ”

 
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1946 VEC CJ-2A Lexington, Ma **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE:  Sold for $6100 on eBay

The serial number is 13359.

“The Jeep starts and drives, but I am assuming that after 65 years it might need to be rebuilt or maybe not. there is not much rust on the body, the under carrige has been repaired in the past and will need to be repaired correctly if your looking for a perfect example of a Jeep. It has the original Plow and Winch. Plow works perfectly and so does the winch. Its all original. The floors look to have been rusted and patched a long time ago. The Top is perfect, and so are the seats, I can send more detailed pictures to any buyer via e-mail upon request. Also the transmission is not an automatic its a 3 speed manual on the column.”

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=140661189560+&viewitem=

 
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1946 CJ-2A Akron, Oh $3200

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE:  Bob forwarded some pics of this CJ-2A and along with a report (see comments).

“CJA2 COMPLETE, EXTRA MOTOR AND TRANS. NO TITLE. HAVE ID PLATES. PICS TO FOLLOW. CALL MIKE 330-848-2250 LEAVE MESS. OR REPLY TO EMAIL.”

http://akroncanton.craigslist.org/cto/2742950001.html

 
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1946 VEC? CJ-2A Newbury, NH **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was on eBay

Check out where the driver’s side drain hole is.  It is floating an inch or two higher than it ought to be.  So, there’s been some strange work done on that side.  It also looks like this had the tool indents on the body.  This does have a column shift and the three data plate setup.

“This auction is for an amazing 1946 Willys CJ2A Jeep.  This is truely an amazing original old jeep that needs a new home.

The motor runs strong and smooth.  The three speed “on the tree” column shift manual transmission shifts smooth and easy.  It is clear that this jeep was not abused on the farm, like most were.  I bought the jeep at the beginning of the summer and have put alot of work into it.  The body was in great condition for the year!  I did patch the floor in a few spots, but it is mostly original.  The body was worked over, and the new paint shines great!  The wiring was gone-through, and the lights and gauges work.  The seats were reupholstered, and look great.  This is a nice old flat fender jeep that gets some looks.  It does need a set of tires.  The ones on it now hold air, but are not road worthy.

This CJ will be stored in my climate controlled garage until the completion of the auction.  It will be sold with a bill of sale, and an old registration.  The state of New Hampshire does not require a title on vehicles that are considered antiques. ”

 

 
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1946 VEC CJ-2A Beardstown, Il **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE:  This was priced at $1200 on Craigslist last month and posted at eWillys. The seller decided to put this on ebay and the ebay bid price is now $2900.  The lesson? More people should read eWillys!

“1947 cj2a jeep for sale .some rust, no seats, gear shift on steering column, motor stuck all there still 6 volt . parked in shed in 1990”

 
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1946 VEC? CJ-2A North Brookfield, NY **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1000.

“1946 jeep CJ2A with column shifter. I have replaced this with original stick shift . Was running when I bought it, but engine is stored inside where it was cleaned and painted. Replacement panels on floor. Everything is there. New wiring harness. No time for restoration. asking $1000.00 or B.O.”

 
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1948? VEC? CJ-2A Ravenna, Ne $1300

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That appears to be a VEC body.

“For sale a 1948 Willys Jeep. V6 buick engine, Automatic Transmission. 33X12.5 BFG All Terrain tires in good shape. Four wheel drive works good, Hi/Low transfer case. Heavy duty bumpers front and rear, with rear receiver hitch. Front disc brakes only, rear brakes do not exist, carbureator needs a kit. Fun vehicle to drive. Call 402-two 6 nine-five 6 zero 1. I will not reply to email.”

http://grandisland.craigslist.org/cto/2697644632.html

 
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1942 VEC CJ-2A Hollister, CA **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $5500.

This looks pretty nice.

“1946 CJ2A, runs great. This jeep is a column shifter and has a back seat. The jeep is all stock and has been rebuilt once in the last 15 years. The electrical has been converted to 12v along with the starter and headlights. The Jeep was never abused and has been in my family for several decades. I don’t drive it much anymore and would like to see someone use it for hunting or play.”

 
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1946 VEC CJ-2A Georgetown, Tx $7950

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE:  This is now on Craigslist.

(08/10/2011) There are some things to like, but the passenger side of the body looks a bit patched.

“Year: 1946
Model: Willys CJ2A
Mileage, not sure, speedometer has 68,633 but needs new speedometer cable.
I have owned it 6 years and only drove it on our farm while being restored, probably 500 miles in last 5 years
Roll Bar and Rear Spare Tire mount with Jack mounting bracket
Drivers seat needs repair
Original engine I believe, straight 4 cylinder, runs very good 45-50 mph down the road
Converted to 12 volt throughout
New Tires
Some light rust spots on wheels, mainly the spare.
New Shocks
Very Clean, garage kept for last 6 years.
Canvas top on Roll Bar Cage
Rear compartment reworked with diamond pattern steel.
Warn XD 9000i wench, works great.
Restored, paint and overall upgrade in 2005
Runs great, new battery, I have to charge if not started in 30 days.
Newly installed Horn, and turn signals, will be inspected in Texas this week.

This is a very clean collector jeep, I am selling to get new pick up, hate to see her go..”

http://austin.craigslist.org/cto/2685764928.html

 
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1945 CJ-2A Protection Island, BC, Canada $6500

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I can’t tell if this has tool indents or not.

“1945 Willys Jeep
The first mass production Jeep intended for the civilian market. First produced from July 17 ,1945. Runs good needs some body work some body rust. Converted to 12 volt.
Call Rod 250-754-1198
Locared Protection Island Nanaimo B.C.”

http://nanaimo.en.craigslist.ca/cto/2658607421.html