This is such a rare color that not much is known about its wheel color. Perfect for winter restoration project. We replaced the emergency brake cable just in case, nd bought newside mirrors from Walck's. No windshield wipers nor do they work. When ordering by mail we will accept personal, company or cashiers checks and all major types of credit cards. The 1965 Universal Service Manual states that this third starter was put into production with vehicle serial number 30973 and, on a different page, engine serial number 130859. It's also a horrible investment of money.
Only 21,300 miles, never abused. The guy i bought this from and his cousin said their grandfather bought it as a surplus army jeep. There were no military jeeps produced between the end of 1945-1949. There is also a toe board gusset serial number, or body number, the same as on W. I did not have much luck with the wipers Sam was talking about. What I would need is any or all of the following: Serial number Body number Engine number Axle assembly date Original body color Wheel color combination And if it has any of the very early features listed above. If you have any concerns about buying a vintage jeep, or run across a scam,.
Password: Confirm Password: Email Address Please enter a valid email address for yourself. Serial number lists of other models of Willys vehicles indicate that engine serial numbers increase at a faster rate than the vehicle serial numbers. Not a rock crawler I plan on using the T-90, Dana 18 combo behind it and wil need to find a bellhousing clutch assembly and a Novak adaptor. Not sure what speed has to do with a vintage Jeep? Ford built 4,458 of them in 1941. Starting in 1951, and continuing through final production, a new format was used.
All foreign, Alaskan and Hawaiian orders, once confirmed, are to be placed via credit card only. This was done to make it more waterproof. Secure E-Mail Orders E-Mail us at or which you can scan and submit via jpg format or simply send your order description to us via a text format. The body tub serial number stamping is in a 6 digit format in rather large size characters. Original wheel colors are difficult to find. Then in 1952 and 1953 the engine numbers climb again as expected. I bought himin the fall of 2010 from a man in upstate New York Ralph was painted graythen who was the third owner.
When I go looking for serial s, I use a propane torch and a small wire brush toothbrush size. There has always been a desire by some to own an army jeep. I ended up cutting the wheel apart and taking out the middle metal piece with the splines in the center and tines for the turn signal unit. See for more photos of the fresh-air heater. This is a simple way to improve steering sloppiness while keeping everything else stock. I think maybe 2a had taper bearings and later jeeps had something else in the bellcrank, or vice versa.
This is because Willys engines were taken out of the production line as needed and put into portable power generators, searchlight units, and welders. Changes came to the body, accessories, and even new paint colors were added. A reminder that your email address on your account must be valid and working to receive the reset request. They are worth less than a civilian jeep restored as a civilian jeep, and a lot less than a true military jeep correctly restored. The fenders also changed eliminating the extra flange with the bolt holes.
Note: the paint color that is underline is Willys official name for the color In 1946 after serial number 38221 there were four more body colors added. It does not, ut Ichose to put one there instead of having an open hole in the cowl. The change to black fuel tanks may have occurred at about the same time as the body serial number tag was eliminated. Willys Build To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. It is so far of little to no use in determining your jeeps real serial number. Jeep has been in my shed for over 12 years. Painted Black - Revise Paint Spec.
From what I can tell it has a new steel body no fiberglass here! Fortunately, the power steering pump and steering units are pretty inexpensive and very available. Original carter carb and oil bath air cleaner. I am in the process of converting the Hudson box over to a manual Saginaw unit mounted behind the bumper, eliminating the bell crank and drag link by the engine. Left Front Fender The left drivers side front fender attachment on early 3As had additional bolts holding the splash apron to the frame. What is the vehicle serial number? Theyalso made the wonderful canvas top which, hen installed, it perfectly.