Posted: Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:11 pm Post subject: Willys Jeep Parts Inc.
I noticed an error in their parts list on their web site today. I took about half an hour to round up the correct part numbers and descriptions and sent them an email explaining the error on their web site. https://www.willysjeepparts.com/Radiator_Guard.htm
Here's their one word answer to my efforts:
Re: Illustration & parts listing error. April 16, 2018 4:46 PM
From: Willys Jeep Parts
On Mon, Apr 16, 2018 at 1:15 PM, <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
8677338 is the left one and 8677339 is the right one and both of these are only used on the M38 and your ORD#'s only call out for the bracket without the pin. The complete lower hinge assembly with bracket & pin is left ORD# 7372887, WO# 673281 and right ORD# 7372888, WO# 673282.
The M38A1 uses Bracket with pin assembly left ORD# 8329977, WO# 681443 or WO# 680395, FSN 5315-316-1031 and right ORD# 8329979, WO# 681444 or WO# 680396, FSN 5315-316-1032.
The pin only for any of the above is ORD# 8393232, WO# 681439
This information is split up between sections 15 (Frame) and 21 (Guards) in both M38/M38A1 ORD 9's + the info found in the M38A1 TM 9-2320-208-20P and -34P
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Posted: Tue Apr 17, 2018 6:59 am Post subject: Errors
There are so many errors in this catalog that it makes me very leery of using any of their parts! _________________ Dan Schultz
MC70324 dod 6/52
GPW 14944 dod 4/10/42
K38 Linemans Trailer 4/43
M100 Trailer 01177488 dod 8/51
I have dealt with these folks before. They sell "will fit" jeep parts. Details doesn't matter. They may have a few spot on parts, but you had best know what you needed before hand. Their prices are top shelf to say the least! _________________ Harold W.
1951 M38 1952 M38
1962 USMC Contract M38A1
1953 Strick M100 1967 Johnson M416
1968 CJ5 4-Speed 1969 CJ5 V6
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Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2022 10:18 pm Post subject: Thanks
I know it's an old thread, but I appreciate the head's uo.
I have removed them from my Jeep Parts bookmark list.
I have bought a lot of parts for my M38A1, and have used some very good vendors... _________________ 1955 M38A1 MD 82551
Former owner/restorer of 1977 CJ-5, stock with factory V-8.
Used as a daily driver for seven years.
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