For Sale: 1951 Willys 38 in Salt Lake City, Utah

Vehicle Description

1951 Willys M38

this M38 is currently available at the following auction link on Ebay:


The Willys M38 was introduced in 1950 as a post-WWII military Jeep® based on the CJ-3A. A 1/4 ton 4 × 4 utility truck, the M38 was known as a light tactical vehicle and the successor of the Willys MB as they had several improved features.

This M38 is still fitted with many military-specific features including a one-piece windshield, bottom-mounted wipers, a pintle hitch for towing, lifting shackles and a fuel filler on the driver’s side.

For added convenience, these vehicles had pioneer tools (axe and shovel,) mounted on the passenger side and larger tires for rougher terrains. M38s were also known to have a stronger suspension and frame than that of its civilian sibling the CJ-3A.

The water fording ventilation system and waterproof 24 volt electrical system were the major upgrades on the M38.

An estimated total of 45,473 units were produced.

This M38 comes with its (non-functioning) 50 cal machine gun

Working lights and siren


  • Axe and shovel
  • Larger tires (7″ X 16″)
  • 24 volt electrical system
  • Waterproof electrical system
  • Protruding headlights
  • Guard wires in front of headlights
  • Air vent in base of windshield
  • Blackout lights
  • Siren/Red light
  • Wading equipment for streams
  • New Fuel tank
  • MP accessories, radio, helmets belts

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1319665
  • Price:$16,500 (OBO)
  • Location:Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Year:1951
  • Make:Willys
  • Model:38
  • Exterior Color:OD Green
  • Interior Color:OD Green
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Engine Size:Flat 4
  • Odometer:28483
  • Stock Number:0105202007
  • Trim Level:MP Jeep
  • VIN: 34387
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Very Good
  • Seat Material:Cloth
  • Engine History:Rebuilt
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Part-time 4WD

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