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1958 M38A1 drivers side

Description

The M38A1 (MD) was built from 1952 until 1957 for the U.S. military forces and from 1958 until 1971 for export to foreign governments. The production information available for these vehicles suggests a much more limited production run. The M38A1 was so well liked, they introduced the CJ-5 in 1955 based on it's design.

1958 M38A1 passenger side

Drive Train

The M38A1 used the "Hurricane" F-Head 134 I4 engine, T-90 3 speed transmission, Dana 18 transfer case, either the Dana 25 or the Dana 27 front axle, and Dana 44 rear axle.

Production Information

Year Serial Number Range Production
1952 10001 - xxx ppp
1953 xxx - xxx ppp
1954 xxx - xxx ppp
1955 xxx - 85428 ppp
1956 10001 - 11000 1000

Units built in 1956 were shipped to Egypt.

Contributors

Thanks to Todd Paisley for the M38A1 serial number and production information.




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George (1/11/2013)
Jeep M38A1, nomber 46242.......1953 ?????
CZECH REPUBLIK

George (1/11/2013)
Jeep M38A1, nomber 46242........ 1953????

George 68 CZ (11/12/2012)
Jeep M38A1, nomber engine MD136116.........nomber chasis ?????....

Bj Illingby (2/19/2012)
I have just purchased a 1953 M38a1 jeep, M38A1
Willys Overland Motors Toledo Inc
Model MD
Serial No 5497S
Part no 657323
Date delivered 8/53
Electrical System 24 volts.
I need help in determining if the front fenders are original or modified
Can I email you pictures? Bj

CELSO SAUL (3/23/2011)
TENGO UN M38A1 EN LA PLACA DEL TABLERO ES DE BRONCE DICE MFR SER NO 71967 DATE DEL 2 54 ORD STOCK NO G- 2758-8358319 WILLYS MOTORS INC TOLEDO O ME GUSTARIA SABER SU HISTORIA COMO LLEGO A PARAGUAY ETC ETC GRACIAS


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