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1947 CJ-2A Selah, WA $6700

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(05/19/201) Has some updates.

https://yakima.craigslist.org/cto/d/selah-1947-willys-cj-2a-jeep/7427749123.html

“Flat head 4 cylinder motor, warn overdrive, upgraded brakes and steering. Tilt steering. Model 44 rear end. Model 27 axles in the front. Heater, full soft top and bikini top. Diamond plate half doors and back seat. 12 volt. Rebuilt starter. Tires like new. Runs and drives great. Frame is good. No cracks or breaks. Some extra parts. Speedometer doesn’t work. Don’t know actual miles. Have another speedometer.”

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1948 CJ-2A(?) Hohenwald, TN $4500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

Obviously a custom build.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/573228564026294/

“4500 obo call for more info”

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1946 CJ-2A Bellingham, WA $13,750

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

Has some updates.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/tac/cto/d/bellingham-jeep-rare-1946-willys-cj2a/7419976038.html

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“Rare Normandy Blue 1946 Willys Jeep CJ2A with diamond-tread aluminum accents – complete frame-up restoration 17K miles ago.

Features:
• Original L134 Flathead 4 cylinder.
• Steel Roll bar.
• Desert-style racing seats.
• Corbeau rear seat.
• Custom
• Warn hubs
• Rancho shocks
• 2″ hitch mount + tow/trailer wiring harness
• Wildcat EXT knobbies + spare.
• New carb at 8K.
• Custom lockable ‘trunk’ (removable) in diamond-tread.
• Full TigerTop soft-top (black).

Converted to 12-volt system + key start. Kickin’ stereo + Bluetooth. Comes with original glovebox door & other misc. Jeep parts-and-spares. Clear title.

Runs wonderfully – daily driver in the summer.

Warning: causes men over a certain age to get misty-eyed and talk about their granddad. This Jeep taught my boys many lessons; time for it to find new students.”

 
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1946 CJ-2A Media, PA $10,500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , , .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $10,500.

This custom build may have an aftermarket body.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/402995584824297

“This 1946 willys cj2a jeep is in very good condition. The jeep runs is a real eye catcher. I bought it in great shape & added a lot more of new parts to it.”

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1948 CJ-2A Santa Barbara, CA $8500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

This may have an aftermarket tub, based on the gauge placements.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/267150132109139

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“Flat fender Willys Jeep for sale. This flatfender was restored about 15 years ago and is powered by a Buick 215 V8 which has an aluminum block. Runs, shifts, and drives well. This Jeep is in great shape with no rust, no bondo, and a very straight tub with just the right amount of patina. Softtopper top included and in decent condition with soft doors. Brand new battery. Comes on Mickey Thompson mud tires and with a spare set. Front bumper is set up to take Warren winch and back bumper has receiver to take spare tire/fuel can carrier. Many common upgrades have already been made which include tilt steering column, larger engine, flat tow bar, interior carpet and back seats. This is the perfect jeep for cruising to the beach or around town. Everywhere you go people will appreciate this vehicle”

 
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1950 CJ-3A Yakima, WA $8500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: , .

This project needs completion. It has a Bobcat Fiberglass hood.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1283237282124045

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“Whats been finished.
Engine conversion to 1989 TBI 350.
New leaf springs. New shocks.
New power steering. New brakes
New Painless performance wiring harness.

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1947 CJ-2A Franklinville, NY **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, Features • TAGS: , , , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was For Trade.

Lots of custom work on this flattie.

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“Looking for trade offers only really, not even sure I want to let it go. Just bored and looking for the next thing to tinker on since I don’t have room to store them.

1947 steel tub Willys CJ2a stretched about a foot and sitting on a 1979 CJ5 chassis. YJ springs, fresh built 258 (built by Steve Damon) oil catch can, crane cam/lifters, heavy crankshaft (early model with 7 counterweights great for low rpm no-stall) Keith black pistons, head and block surfaced, T18 4 speed with 6.32:1 low gear, D20 transfer case, Ford 9″ rear end & D30 front (with lockers) 3:54 gears, 35×15 tires, custom oak dash/center console with all SpeedHut gauges (GPS speedo), hi-output single wire charging system, Kicker speaker pods, kicker amp/10” sub, integrated roll bar, Griffin radiator, MSD ign, “monstaliner” coating on body, no rust many more pics and parts but this is getting long.

I like all sorts of vehicles so shoot me a [worthy] trade offer and if I’m interested I’ll message you back to exchange more”

 
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1942? MB? Sparks, NV $17,000

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This is a nice looking build that includes a Bobcat hood.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1885603031618470

“1942 Willys CJ-2A 383 Stroker w/ gear drive 4 speed w/warren overdrive 11in brakes All skid plates Power steering Tilt wheel 33in tires Also have full top NV reg and insured No Smog Required Hell of a ride and eye catcher. $17,000 OBO”

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1946 CJ-2A Palo Verde Estates, CA $33,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , , .

Nice looking build.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/274794787806281/

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“Price is actually $33,000. 1946 Willys 4×4 CJ2A. Essentially, everything is new or rebuilt since the build.

383 Chevy Stroker rated right around 420HP, high end GM “fast burn” aluminum heads, roller rockers. Forged crank and pistons, edlebrock proformer Air Gap, Accell Distributor, 4 bolt mains, 750 Holly double pumper and much more. Munice M20 wide ratio 4 speed. Rebuilt Warn Overdrive, Rebuilt New Steel billet SCA rated flywheel. Dana 18 T-case, Rebuilt Dana 44’s front and back with Locker. 5:38 gears. Full floaters in the rear (and front). Warn hubs. Power Steering, Disc brakes all the way around. Continue reading

 
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1953 CJ-3A Milford, OH $14,500

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This flatter has an unusual hardtop and door setup. It looks well done; I can’t tell if it was home made or commercially produced, though I have no brochures for a top like this.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/140946304806949/

“1953 Willys CJ3A V6 Buick with a Ford 4 speed top loader, Power steering Front disc. brake, M/T wheels with 33/ 12.5/15 Extra set of wheels tires for winter 35/12.5/15 PTO, wench, hardtop and doors $15,900 OBO”

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1948 CJ-2A Clatskanie, OR $10,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

Lots of custom work here.

https://portland.craigslist.org/clk/cto/d/rainier-1948-willys-jeep/7391034797.html

“48 flat fender, 327 small block Chevy, Bronco running gear, 3 speed transmission, high low transfer case, warn manual locking hubs, 5000 lb warn winch. This jeep was built from the frame up. Lots of chrome and diamond plate.”

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1948 CJ-2A Yakima, WA $8000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

Has a variety of updates.

https://yakima.craigslist.org/cto/d/yakima-1948-cj2-willys-jeep/7368781870.html

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“350 GM V8 complete overhaul
Chevy 4 speed trans
transfer case overhauled
410 gears in front and back (no locking)
power steering
water heater with fan
roll bar 80 gauge pipe,
one piece wind shield
4 light bar installed on wind shield frame

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1951 CJ-3A Paso Robles, CA $5800

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

It’s unclear how solid this body is, given the diamond-plate in the back and a patch on the side.

https://slo.craigslist.org/cto/d/paso-robles-jeep-willys-1951-cj3a/7371103112.html

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“Rebuilt Buick 231 6cyl. even fire with less than 500 miles. The rebuild was 20 yrs ago and have all receipts. Three speed transmission with the 2 lever transfer case. New Rochester 2 barrel carb and plug wires. Motor runs perfect and is great for putting around in the country, For the street the jeep would require some attention.
Front bumper is plumbed into the radiator for additional water storage to prevent overheatings. Warn locking hubs and believe 538 gears. Have a 4 speed to go with it for extra $”

 
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1951 CJ-3A Quincy, WA $12,500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $12,500.

(06/14/2021) This has lots of updates.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/cto/d/quincy-1951-jeep-willys/7350450186.html

“1951 Willys Jeep flat fender, V6 231 Buick rebuilt, stainless steel headers, auto, warn hubs, winch, running on 35’s, $15,000/ O.B.O”

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Year? CJ-3A Tacoma, WA $4750

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This jeep has been modified with a truck bed. It’s listed as a 1958, so maybe it was originally a DJ-3A or maybe it is a modified CJ-3B or CJ-5.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/197222075670198

“I am selling my one of a kind custom Willys Jeep. This Jeep has a CJ3A front end with a custom stepside Willys pickup style bed. It is powered by a Ford 302 v8 with a T150 three speed manual transmission. That is paired to a Dana 18 transfer case that puts power to a Dana 44 rear axle and a Dana 35 front axle. The Jeep has 33” tires with front locking hubs. Jeep runs, but needs a new battery and fuel, possible the carb cleaned. I’m asking $4750 or best offer.”

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1945 MB Maple Falls, WA $3000

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UPDATE: Price dropped to $3000.

(03/13/2020) Listed as an M-38A1, the seller doesn’t quite have the model-type correct, but it lookalike a good price.

https://bellingham.craigslist.org/cto/d/maple-falls-willys-jeep/7341179207.html

“1945 jeep M38-A1 4 cylinder 3 speed manual transmission is in good condition and runs good brand new wheels and tires BF-Goodrich mud terrains”

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1952 CJ-3A Damascus, OR $18,500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(05/21/2021) Has a variety of mods.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2921469908120607

“1952 willys. Brand new motor. Small block 350, bored to 355. New CFM 570 Holly street avenger carburetor. Turbo 400 tranny. Disc brake conversion on front, like new 33×12.50-15 tires. New black alloy rims. New warn hubs. Winch works, lots of fun and power. No rust, clean northwest western jeep. Does need larger gas tank. Still on original tank”

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1949 CJ-3A Monterey, CA $7999

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

This has some rust and is missing the hood clamps. It is skinned with some diamond-plate. The drain holes are covered .The cargo floor is also covered in diamond-plate.

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/ctd/d/monterey-1949-jeep-willys/7324542099.html

“1949 JEEP WILLYS CJ3APLEASE WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW

For sale is a classic 1949 JEEP WILLYS CJ 3A. This Vehicle was accrued from a gentlemen in Monterey, CA. It’s in solid running condition. The has undergone a full service to the engine, it fires right up and sounds excellent. The brakes were also addressed, it has new brake lines and new brake hoses. Mechanically it runs / drives well and shifts through all the gears. Original engine, transmission, and transfer case/running gear. Never wrecked . It was converted to a 12 volt. The body is very straight, it has some rust on the body (as you can see in the photos). But the floors are very solid. Please watch the video to see all the details. Clean title.”

 
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1953 CJ-3B Yakima, WA $9000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B • TAGS: , , .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $9000.

(01/13/2021) This is a little different build.

https://yakima.craigslist.org/cto/d/yakima-1953-willys-cj3b/7313317056.html

“1953 Willys high hood Buick 215 V8 motor brand new tires 35 inch 6 inch lift 12,000 pound warn winch light bar collector plates $10,000 or best offer comes with extra motor and transmission new wiring front to back done at Yakima battery”

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1948 CJ-2A Schofield, WI $7200

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This has a fiberglass tub and a rear gas tank with the filler in the middle of the back.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1171739403267366

“Selling my 48 Willys jeep. It is an older restoration with fiberglass tub. Runs great and everything works. All gauges function and has an electric fuel pump to keep it running smooth. Fun toy to go anywhere this summer. Ride it like a sXs with the ability to go down any road. Only flaw is cracks in the glass.”

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1950 CJ-3A Yucaipa, CA $11,500

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UPDATE: Still Available.

(02/01/2021) Looks solid with lots of updates.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/431714948175603

“I have a 1950 Jeep willys cj3a for sale. Just testing the waters so not in the biggest rush to sell. Has a 327 small block in it with about 8000 miles on it. Too many parts to list so any questions feel free to ask.”

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1947 CJ-2A Yakima, WA $4500

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This needs finishing, but unclear what work is left.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/450386672678992

“327 v8 auto matic Runs good need finished posting for a friend”

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1953 Jeep Buggy Fort Lauderdale, FL eBay

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UPDATE: This is back on eBay. It’s priced at $3500 or make offer.

(09/28/2020) This buggy has a feature I’ve not see previously. The shifter knob is a tow ball.

View all the information on eBay

“jeep willys 1953 . Condition is Used.”

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1951 CJ-3A West Monroe, LA $4300

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(02/01/2021) Might be worth a look. I can’t tell if there’s rust on the driver’s side floor or not.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/842857559783921

“In good shape”

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1947 CJ-2A Missoula, MT $5500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/10/2020) Looks like this has potential.

https://missoula.craigslist.org/cto/d/missoula-1947-willys-cj2a-jeep/7280839810.html

“1947 WILLYS CJ2A JEEP
Runs and Drives
New Battery
Carburetor Kit
New Break Shoes
New Break Lines
New Master Cylinder
New Shocks
New Leaf Spring
Fuel Tank Flushed
New Exhaust”

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