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1949 Willys Overland Jeepster | Mokena, Illinois | Classic Cars America LLC
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- Rear Wheel Drive
- 23,426 miles
Willys Overland Jeepster
“Though designed by American Bantam and produced by Ford and Willys, the Willys ‘Jeep’ was an American war hero. After the war, Willys turned to famed industrial designer Brook Stevens to produce civilian versions of its Jeeps, including a station wagon that in many ways was the original sport utility vehicle and the Jeepster, a four-passenger phaeton-style vehicle that provided an open-air driving experience.Fewer than 20,000 Jeepsters were produced between 1948 and 1951, powered by a four-cylinder ‘Go Devil’ engine that at the start of production put 63 horsepower to the rear wheels.”
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For sale by owner is this beautiful Overland Jeepster. The current owner just recently acquired this vehicle from a family friend (the original owner) and his knowledge of the vehicle is limited. Originally from Canada, the odometer shows 23,426 miles and is believed to be correct, but is being sold as exempt because he has no documentation. Upon receiving the vehicle it was sent to his mechanic to be made road worthy. New brakes, springs, exhaust, muffler, fuel tank, sending unit, wheel bearings and tires were installed last summer. It had a repaint in the original color a number of years ago, with general maintenance as needed. A number of non stock addition were installed over the years as listed below.
3-Speed Manual Transmission
12 Volt Electric
After Market Turn Signals
After Market Back Up Lights
After Market Spot Lights
After Market Horns
After Market CB Radio
After Market Gauges
The Jeep runs and looks great and is now ready for a new owner. If you have been looking for an original Jeepster in great shape, this is the one.
Included in the sale will be a tonneau cover, and 5 extra wheels & tires.
Please remember that this car is 70 years old and not perfect. The original gauges (except the gas gauge) are inoperable, the aftermarket gauges are fully functional. The exterior chrome and bumpers do show some pitting, as seen in the photos and the plastic rear window is torn.
THIS CAR IS FOR SALE BY OWNER AND LOCATED IN SANDWICH, ILLINOIS 60548
Disclaimer; This vehicle is for sale by a private party and the above information was provided by the owner. We can make no guarantee as to the accuracy of the information. All vehicles are sold “AS-IS” and “WHERE IS” with no express, written, or implied warranty, representation, or guarantee (including, but not limited to; warranties of merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose). We shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness or defects herein and make no warranty in connection therewith. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle as to the condition and value and to purchase based solely upon that judgment. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about this vehicle. Seller is not responsible for typographical errors, printing errors, or omissions. The description above is for information purposes only and if you elect to forgo a personal inspection, we can make no guarantees as to your satisfaction with the vehicle. The seller shall make every reasonable attempt to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle prior to the close of sale and we make a concerted effort to describe all items accurately, but do not expressly or implicitly guarantee the accuracy or adequacy of any description.
Contact MUST be made within 24 hours of auction close. Full Payment must be made to the owner within 7 days from the auction close.
Forms of payment accepted: Bank wire transfer or certified funds. International sales are bank wire transfer only.
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