1944 U.S. NAVY JEEP (Willys MB)
restored on the island of Moorea
(Tahiti archipelago, South Pacific)

US NAVY JEEP Moorea
in a pineapple field  (the jeep is my daily driver)

US NAVY JEEP Moorea
in the forest

US NAVY JEEP Moorea
uphill (everything works  A1 OK, even the horn)

US NAVY JEEP Seabees
Navy Seabees logo with Tahitian
Vahine pin-up
"Bobcat" was the code name for the Bora Bora naval base in WW2

US NAVY MB JEEP - dash
Dashboard

US NAVY JEEP Moorea
The 64 year old engine. All wiring has been replaced. The carb is a Solex.

US NAVY JEEP anti shimmy
Shock absorber added to take care of the notorious MB-GPW front shimmy problem

WW2 Navy Jeep Tahiti
Crossing a river (before I replaced steering wheel & old tires)

WW2 Navy Jeep Tahiti
Fully air condishioned car, perfect for tropical climate (that's my daughter)

WW2 Jeep Tahiti - Navy
The guy who did the restoration work
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Restoration of a CJ 3A made out of 2 wrecks.


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