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1953 Flattie West Richland, WA $12,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

Lots of updates.

https://kpr.craigslist.org/cto/d/richland-1953-willys-jeep/6949406636.html

“Custom Rock Crawler, it’s got it all – too many extras to list! 37” tires, bead locks, air lockers, 4.3 V-6 injected, 4-speed automatic transmission, split transfer case, on-board air compressor, Warn winch, 6-point roll cage, racing seats, CB, custom top with doors. This monster will go anywhere except on the highway; tow bar tows great. Licensed Classic Street Legal.”

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1948 CJ-2A Tacoma, WA $13,900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Has a bunch of updates.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/tac/cto/d/packwood-1948-jeep-willys-cj-2a/6957192041.html

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“1948 Willys CJ 2A. Ford 302, Holley Fuel injection, Ederbrock Performer, Fender.well headers, flow masters, fuel cell. Dana 60 rear, Dutchman, spool, large coil suspension. Dana 44 front, lock right, Dutchman, land cruiser leafs. Warn 8274-50. SS 38’s on beadlocks. Custom paint, airbrush flames. Best top and windshield, KC lights, Optima, heater, RCI belts, lots of parts. All excellent, like new. Stored in climate controlled shop”

 

 
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1948 CJ-2A Spanaway, WA $5900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Lots of updates to this crawler.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/364176144495654/

“1948 willys jeep Motor. (sbc)
Trans. sm465
T-case. Dana 20
Front. Dana 44 j10 high steer lock right
Rear Dana 44 j10 welded
Full cage to frame
Racing seats
Like new 36×12.5xR15 tsl super swamper
Winch not included”

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Crawler Project Delphos, OH $850

• CATEGORIES: CJ5 • TAGS: .

Roger Martin forwarded this unfinished project. Maybe there’s some parts value here for someone?

https://limaohio.craigslist.org/snw/d/delphos-willys-jeep-project/6937959127.html

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“Sell or trade, make an offer
51 willys body
Dana 44 front axle, 8 lug
Corporate 14 rear axle, 8 lug
Both axles have heavy bracing
4 link set up. The mounts on the frame need done.
Nice cage built
This is a roller. NO motor or trans”

 
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1942 MB/Crawler Lufkin, TX $9000

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Here’s the build thread.

Lots customization on this custom crawler.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2141248852649443/

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“Willys CJ Rockcrawler custom built from the ground up, clear TX title. • Drivetrain: 2000 VW TDI 1.9 ALH diesel, T176 4 speed transmission • Tcases: NP231 doubler on a Dana 300 with 4:1 gears and twin sticked • Axles: Ford 9” and Dana 44 with 4.10 gears and ARB air lockers • Frame/Suspension: Custom built chassis with double triangulated 4 links front and rear with Fox Air Shocks (10” fronts and 14” rears) • Steering: PSC fully hydraulic steering with single ended ram • Tires: 36” TSLs Cage is DOM and is tied to the frame, seats are the leather heated seats from the 2000 VW, brakes are all wilwood as are the pedals and it has full 5 point harnesses. Price reduced to $9,000”

 

 
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1943 Crawler San Pablo, CA $6500

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

Many mods.

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/cto/d/san-pablo-1943-jeep-willy-clean-title/6931970062.html

“CLEAN TITLE
RUNS GREAT
NO BACK UP DMV FEES ARE DUE
4WD
5.0 ENGINE
LEATHER SEATS
3-SPEED MANUAL
LOCKING AXLE ALL ROUND”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Crawler Colorado Springs, CO $7500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

Lots of updates to this VEC CJ-2A.

https://cosprings.craigslist.org/bar/d/longmont-1946-willys-jeep-cj2a-rock/6894149988.html

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“-Chevy Vortec 4.3L V-6 engine and 4L60E Automatic transmission from Blazer with less then 60K Miles.
-Dana 44 front and rearSpartan locker in rear with new Dutchman axles.
-New brakes all around.
-Body undercoated with rust prevention, heat shielding paint.
-Inside coated with truck bed-liner.
-Tilt steering wheel
-GPS speedometer.
-New gauges.
-Totally rewired.
-New aluminum radiator
-New soft top
-New seats
-Nice tires and rims.
-Dana 300 transfer case with twin shifter.
-New gold Warn hubs.
-Clear Colorado TITLE

Runs well and is all there for what ever custom touches you want to finish yourself. This is a rock crawler not a highway queen so don’t expect it to drive like one. Radiator has a pinhole leak but besides that every thing is good to go.

$7,500 cash or trade. Just seeing what is out there. Let me know what you have.”

 

 
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1948 CJ-2A Roy, WA $6000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Not much 2A left in this rig.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2430418946977821/

“1948 willys jeep Motor. (sbc) Trans. sm465 T-case. Dana 20 Front. Dana 44 j10 high steer lock right Rear Dana 44 j10 welded Full cage to frame”

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1946 CJ-2A Crawler Modesto, CA $15,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(01/24/2019) Seller is still working on this.

https://modesto.craigslist.org/cto/d/modesto-1946-willys-cj-2a-rock-crawler/6827536045.html

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“I’m currently working on a hand built rock buggy that started life as a 1946 Willys flatfender Jeep. I’m still working on it when time allows but I’m willing to let it go if someone wants to make a decent offer. This project is still a long way from being finished but the chassis is fully welded, suspension is complete minus shock mounts, drivetrain is positioned, engine accessories in place, radiator mount half finished, etc. A lot of tube work, body work, all the small details, and finishing work are still needed. You could say it’s basically a good rolling chassis.

100% of the work up to this point has been done by me over the last several years. The frame is 2x4x0.125 box tubing and the round tube is mostly 1.5×0.120 DOM. The 2” roll cage tubing is HREW I believe. Motor mounts, radiator mounts, most of the suspension link mounts are hand made since I didn’t want to compromise with pre-fab stuff.
Continue reading

 
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1945 Flattie Lake Havasu City, AZ $5000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Lots of modifications to this flat fender.

https://mohave.craigslist.org/cto/d/lake-havasu-city-1945-willy-jeep-4×4/6819625026.html

“1945 willy 3.0 4 cylinder chevy engine 5 speed manual teralow 4:1 tcase front airlocker on board welder 35 tires every thing on the jeep is new or rebuilt cool suspension all four corners”

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1958 FC-170 Cab and Frame Williams, AZ **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: FC150-FC170-M677 • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2500. 

“I have a clear title 58 fc 170 cab and frame”

Before the project began:

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Current pic:

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1943 MB Crawler Gilroy, CA $6000

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

Lots of mods.

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sby/ctd/d/gilroy-1943-jeep-willy/6813041429.html

“Ready for hollister hills lots invested in this Jeep come see it”

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1954 CJ-3B Crawler Cameron Park, CA $15,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B • TAGS: .

Many mods.

https://sacramento.craigslist.org/cto/d/shingle-springs-1954-cj3b/6799833474.html

“1954 Willy’s cj3b crawler. Custom 2×4 frame, wheelbase stretched to 107″. SBC, SM420,DANA300. Full hydro steering, front Dana 44, 538 gears, open diff. Rubicon express reverse wrap springs. Rear axle is a Dana 60, 538 gears, welded diff with full chromo axles. Custom 3 link rear suspension with 16″ air shocks. 4 wheel disk brakes. Clean title and current registration. Currently sitting on 40″ procomp mt2 tires, will sell for less with a different set of wheels and 37″ tires.”

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1946 CJ-2A Citrus Heights, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $15,000.

Lots of mods. Includes the trailer.

“Up for grabs is my 46 willy’s flat fender jeep trailer
Stereo
V6
Bead locks
Diamond plate
XO scelaton bars
Band new Olive drab paint job.”

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Year? MBish Frankfort, NY $7500

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

Lots of mods on this playtoy.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2209310236060748

“Fun offroad toy. Ready to run anywhere (literally) . Looking to trade it. Would be interested in a side by side 4×4 utility type. Like a John Deere Gator or Kawi Mule type sxs. Also interested in trading for a K10 square body chevy short box Also hot rods, running or projects of equal value. No bikes. Edit: this is an offroad rock crawler. Comes with bill of sale only. Do not expect to drive this home”

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1948 CJ-2A Crawler Albany, OR $14,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Lots of mods to this crawler.

“ROCK CLIMBING MACHINE!!!
1948 Willy’s Jeep
4:88 Gears front & rear lockers
V-6 225
Automatic trany but manual shift only
Wheel pattern is Ford/Jeep 5 on 5 1/2
With 3/4″ studs
Under the hood is spare front drive shaft
Also 2 extra axles
Cable plugged into dash is for IPOD
Flip switch
Switch for fuel pump
No turn signals
Switch for headlights
Tilt wheel
Parking brake= push pedal down then flip switch on”

 
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1947? M-38/CJ-2A/Crawler Golden, CO $15,000

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: .

For those that need a little more crawling capability …

https://denver.craigslist.org/cto/d/1947-jeep-willys-m38/6702867858.html

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“1947 Willys M38 CJ2A
4.3 Vortec
Turbo 350 Auto Trans
Atlas 2 T-Case
Full width braced Dana 44’s.
Front axel has cut and turned knuckles for better pinion angle.
ARB Lockers
York onboard air
10k winch with synthetic rope
LED rock lights and 50″ light bar
Full tube chassis and 4 link front and rear
109″ wheelbase
Sound system, 2 12’s, 2 amps, 2 miss
Hydro assist stearing
16″ OR I struts
38″ Boggers
15″ Beadlocks
CB
12 gal aluminum fuel cell
Clear title
Well over $35k invested”

 
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Year? CJ-2A Tahoe City, CA $11,500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $11,500.

(07/16/2018) Lots of updates.

https://sacramento.craigslist.org/cto/d/46-47-willys-jeep-crawler/6696205552.html

DERICK TRENT BUILD; ALL CHEVY; 283 V8, TRUCK FRONT & REAR AXELS w ALL AIR LOCKERS, ALL DISC BRAKES, 4 SPEED TRANS, HI/LO TRANSFER CASE, POWER STEERING, 33″ CUSTOM RIMS & TIRES, CUSTOM SKID PLATE, SW GUAGES, AM/FM RADIO, $23K INVESTED.”

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1946 CJ-2A Yerington, NV $2300

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

The body’s rear wheel wells have been cut for a crawler.

https://reno.craigslist.org/cto/d/1946-willys-crawler-project/6686588598.html

“1946 flat fender, complete body minus windshield, custom frame, Ford axles, set up for small block Ford, No motor, trans or trans case, clean nevada title, cash, no trades”

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1952 M-38 Grandview, WA $3000

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $3000.

(08/27/2018) Lots of mods.

https://yakima.craigslist.org/cto/d/1952-m38-flat-fender-jeep/6689469681.html

“3.8 Buick V6, original T-90 3 speed transmission, T-18 Transfer case, Dana 25 front axle, Dana 44 rear axle, 5.38 gears, stock driveshafts, original manual brakes, original manual steering box with upgraded crossover steering, 33×13.50×15 TSL LTB tires on steel wheels, mechanical fan with auxiliary electric fan.
Autometer gauge set, full cage with bucket seats & 5 point harnesses. Poly fuel cell mounted in rear tub.
LED taillights, 4 corner shackle mounts, winch mounting plate & hawse fairlead. Fabricated spring mounts & long travel shocks.
Built & ran on trails for 8 years. Has been parked for 10. Runs great.
Clear title.”

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1953 CJ-3A Naches, WA $10,500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

Looks wel built for running the Cascades.

https://kpr.craigslist.org/cto/d/cj-3-jeep-complete-custom/6678853841.html

“CJ 3A flat fender Jeep. Turn-key mountain rig, ready to wheel. Fuel-injected 4.3 Chevy engine, 700R4 4-speed auto trans, D300 T-case w/ twin-stick shifter, D44 front end w/ ARB, D44 rear end w/ ARB, 5.38 gears, 4-wheel disc brakes, on-board air compressor, Saginaw PWR steering, Custom gas tank with in-tank fuel pump, six-point frame mounted roll cage, Corbeau seats, custom half-cab soft top, 37 inch Goodyear MTR tires on bead-lock wheels, Warn 8274 8000lb winch with dash-mounted controls, rear mounted storage/tool box, custom transmission, T-case and gas tank skid plates.”

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MB Crawler Lufkin, TX $15,000

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

If you need your MB with a few more mods, this might be for you.

https://houston.craigslist.org/cto/d/willys-mb-diesel-rockcrawler/6628836882.html

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“Custom built Willys MB rockcrawler. The motor is from a 2000 VW Beetle, it’s the 1.9 ALH TDI diesel motor and it’s mated to a Jeep T176 4 speed transmission. Transfer case is a twin sticked Dana 300, with 4:1, doubled to an NP231. Rear axle is a Ford 9″ with ARB airlocker and 4.10 gears, front is a Ford Dana 44 with an ARB air locker and 4.10 gears. The chassis is custom built, the suspension is true double triangulated 4 link both front and rear. Fox air shocks at all 4 corners, 10″ travel in the front and 14″ travel in the rear. Steering is PSC full hydraulic, column is adjustable and the steering wheel is removable. The seats are also from the 2000 Beetle and are leather and heated with full 5 point racing harnesses. There are two fuel cells to prevent any air getting into the fuel system and starving the motor. Tires are 36″ Super Swamper TSLs. The pedals and master cylinders are all Wilwood. The roll cage is 1.75″ DOM and is mounted to the frame for safety and strength. I did utilize the VW gauge cluster and all gauges work. This rig has performed perfectly I’m just getting out of the sport to pursue other interests. Feel free to email me with any questions.”

 
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Kids Crawler Stephens City, VA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: Features • TAGS: .

UPDATE **SOLD** Was $6500.

John shared this interesting Kid’s crawler.

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“1/2 scale Omix-ADA mini MB Jeep body kit.
1988 Honda TRX350D engine, gear box, wire harness, oil cooler, fan, fuel pump, and computer.
Holley fuel pressure regulator.
2.5 gallon jerrycan fuel tank.
Suzuki Samurai front and rear axles. Rear axle is spool locked.
Samurai transfer case. (2H, 4H, 4LO)
Front and rear disc brakes.
Wilwood master cylinder.
Monroe air shocks.
Double triangulated four links in front and rear. (Tractor top links for heim joints).
Full hydraulic steering. (Seastar helm pump and balanced hydraulic cylinder).
30″ UTV tires on 15” Jeep wheels.
LED lighting
Rustoleum Professonal “safety red” paint.”

 
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1946 CJ-2A Yerington, NV No Price

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

Seller had been creating a crawler. Plenty of work still left.

https://reno.craigslist.org/bar/d/1946-cj2a-jeep-project/6614217231.html

“I have a 1946 CJ2A ,ROCK CRAWLER PROJECT ,
DANA 44 HIGH PINION W/ MACHINED WITH HIGH CROSSOVER POWER STEERING, FORD 9″ REAR 33X12.50 BF GOODRICH TIRES
On chrome rims , 1989 350 Chev tune port injected motor
All GUAGES SUMMIT brand
CUSTOM built 2x4x1/4″ tube frame , set up on leafs right now ,but needs to be 4 linked
Looking for a late 90s S-10 pick upor Blazer in good
shape ,please text if interested
I have a clean Nevada TITLE in hand , great project 85 % completed”

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Willys Rock Crawler Pahrump, NV $10,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

A tiny bit of Willys left in this crawler build. Listed as a 1947.

https://lasvegas.craigslist.org/cto/d/rock-crawler-willys-jeep/6531740502.html

“Tube chassis crawler.
TBI 350/TH350/Dana300
Dana 44 front, Detroit Locker, 5.38, RCV shafts, full hydro, 4 link, coils.
Tera 60 35 spline rear, Spool, 5.38, disc brakes, 4 link, quarter elliptical leaf springs.
New 40″ SX II Swampers on Staz Works double beadlocks.
New Corbeau seats.
This thing works great and is ready for the trail!
Warn HS9500i
Optima.
Bilstein shocks.”

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