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Questions: I picked up a 58 CJ 5 in great condition been in a garage for 30 Yrs.. they lost last reg..have Notorized Bill of sale, trying a vin check but calling for 17 numbers, there are only 10 numbers on plate and bill of sale is that correct? 10 number vin?
Question By: Sal Cottone on Oct 28 2018 3:48 AM
Email firstname.lastname@example.org and I can try to help you out on.
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Oct 30 2018 5:49 AM
Questions: Greetings from Puerto Rico I have a Jeep Willys 1966 is a rescue that I did after my grandfather died. The most important thing that I consider is the VIN number plate I have all the legal paperwork with the VIN number. My question is that after I buy the product you put the VIN number in your workshop???
Question By: Orlando on Oct 6 2018 10:35 PM
Hey, we don't actually put the numbers on the vin plate. You should be able to take the plate to a local trophy shop and have them engrave it there. Thanks
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Oct 8 2018 7:21 AM
Questions: Is this item in stock now?
Question By: Glenn Bromley on Jul 28 2018 8:09 PM
Yes, it sure is Thanks
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Jul 30 2018 6:07 AM
Questions: I have a 1941 Willy's Coupe and have your firewall VIN plate now, do you make a different one for the frame ID? Is the frame number the last 5 numbers of VIN? Where should it be installed?
Question By: rocky siess on Feb 20 2018 11:30 PM
Sorry, i really dont get into the Willys Coupe's too much. We do have a few 'frame dataplate' options you could try.
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Feb 21 2018 5:48 AM
Questions: I am buying a 1948 cj2a jeep that has the vin numbers 187908 on Illinois registration from 1976. the plates were taken off by original owner. will these numbers be ok to get new plate for cowel of jeep before buying a Michigan registration?
Question By: rex dillman on Jun 2 2017 2:09 PM
If you have a clear title and bill of sale you should be fine. It all depends on your states laws.
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Jun 2 2017 8:26 AM
Questions: Will This Vin Tag match the original vin tag on a 1941 Willys Coupe and were does it go on the body
Question By: kevin on May 9 2017 6:04 PM
Sorry, I do think they are different.
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on May 9 2017 11:11 AM
Questions: What are the dimensions of this serial number plate ? Is this the plate for the pick up truck door jam on the driver side ?
Question By: Mark Bertik on May 4 2017 1:57 PM
It is approx 3-9/16 x 1.5 and typically it's located on the dash or firewall but you can put it anywhere. Thanks!
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on May 4 2017 7:22 AM
Questions: i have a 1941 willys gasser...dfo you have a 1941 willys plate for a pickup ?
Question By: Harry Hauch on Jan 5 2017 12:13 AM
This would be the closest thing we carry for it.
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Jan 5 2017 5:49 AM
Questions: I just purchased a cj2 with a Wyoming title stating it is 1946 model year. The only number i can find is on the drivers frame rail below the firewall. It is " MA92163". The seller replaced the tub with a fiberglass tub so no tag on the firewall. Is there a second vin number anywhere else on the frame? California DMV says there has to be two vin locations for it to be titled in Ca. I did order your vin plate just incase I'll need it. Thanks...-Rich
Question By: Richard on Nov 10 2016 3:59 AM
You can look for a frame ID tag. Please call us toll free and we can try to help.
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Nov 10 2016 5:46 AM
Questions: I just bought what I believe to be a 1958 Jeep and the title says the make is Wilson. VIN starts with 57548 followed by 5 other numbers. Is this a 1958? All of the data plates seem to be missing and the motor is not the original. Where on the frame can I find a serial number?
Question By: Drew on Jul 15 2016 3:44 AM
Please call us toll free. We can ask you some questions and ID your vehicle for you. Thanks!
Answer By: Willys Jeep parts tech on Jul 15 2016 2:06 PM
Questions: I need a vin number for my 49 jeepster the current plate is unreadable.
Question By: russell kelson on May 26 2015 12:00 AM
You will have to look at your title or try doing an etching of your old plate.
Answer By: Willys Tech on May 26 2015 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 47 Willys and a vin plate and it has CJ2A and the body # on it, but my title shows vin U62400. What would be my vin #? If I go to register Im sure there will questions. I have taken the plate off and cleaned it, would it be a good idea to go to a engraving shop and have the U62400 put on it. Help
Question By: Bob on May 15 2015 12:00 AM
That doesn't sound like a good vin. But if you have a title with it I would stick with that number.
Answer By: Willys Tech on May 15 2015 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 1965 CJ5 can I use this plate for vin #?
Question By: Bereni Santiago on Mar 24 2015 12:00 AM
Yes this will fit thru 1971.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Mar 24 2015 12:00 AM
Questions: where can i get the new vin tag stamped like original?
Question By: charlie on Mar 21 2015 12:00 AM
A local trophy shop can engrave it for you.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Mar 23 2015 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a willys data plate off my cj3b. # is 57348. And 118361. Is this a 1964. Or a different year.
Question By: David lowe on Feb 14 2015 12:00 AM
Answer By: Willys Tech on Feb 16 2015 12:00 AM
Questions: Is there any way to find out what month my 1946 cj2a was manufactured
Question By: Jed smith on Feb 10 2015 12:00 AM
No records like that were ever kept.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Feb 11 2015 12:00 AM
Questions: Have 1945 GPW. Is there a different Ford body tag for it, other than Willys?
Question By: Anonymous on Jan 24 2015 12:00 AM
We are working on those now.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jan 26 2015 12:00 AM
Questions: Earlier you indicated ID was tag on top right cowel (mine's missing) and top right frame rail. Is the one on the frame rail visible with body on? The jeep I just purchased was supposed to be a 1951 CJ3A.
Question By: gene on Jan 24 2015 12:00 AM
Some had them on the front drivers side by the bumper.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jan 26 2015 12:00 AM
Questions: I have recently purchased a 1965 Willys/Kaiser CJ5A (Tuxedo). However, it appears that here has been some funny business regarding the VIN Number. The VIN Plate appears to have switched sometime in the past with the VIN Plate for a 1974 DJ5. Are there any other VIN markings on the body that I could use to find the correct VIN?.
Question By: Steve C on Dec 25 2014 12:00 AM
There may be a body id tag still. I would look for that as well.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Dec 29 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: Do you guys engrave the serial numbers on the plates when they are ordered?
Question By: luis on Jul 15 2014 12:00 AM
Take it to a local trophy shop and they can do it for you.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jul 15 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: I bought a basket case 1953 cj3b that is near completion, can you tell me where on the frame I can find serial # or vin. I have an after market body so there are no #s there. I would like to put this great cj back on the road but I've hit a brick wall. thanks
Question By: Phil on Jun 6 2014 12:00 AM
The vin plate was orignally on the firewall.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jun 9 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: Where should my old vin # plate be on my 1956 Willys two tone 2-door truck? Thank You
Question By: Jim on May 30 2014 12:00 AM
Check by the drivers side door opening by the lower tool bin.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jun 2 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: I saw one plate that had the year 1953 stamped on it, and now I cant fiend it in your cathalog. Can you help me fiend it?
Question By: Alfonso Leongomez on May 20 2014 12:00 AM
These all come unstamped. You can take them up to your local trophy shop to get engraved.
Answer By: Willys Tech on May 20 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: do yall have the data plate for the 1957 FC 170?
Question By: Anonymous on May 16 2014 12:00 AM
This would be the closest thing available.
Answer By: Willys Tech on May 16 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: How do I know if a jeep is a real 1942 ww2 military jeep and not just a chassi and a reproduction body
Question By: Edward on Feb 10 2014 12:00 AM
Ususally once a vehicle is over a certain age you can apply for a new title.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Feb 17 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: what is the dimention of this vin plate ? length X breath.
Question By: chirag on Jan 14 2014 12:00 AM
It is approx 3-9/16 x 1.5
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jan 14 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: is this really my vin # on my 1946 cj-2a 17960
Question By: Jackson on Oct 28 2013 12:00 AM
Yes that would be your vin number.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Oct 28 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 49 willys pickup with a title and a blank vin plate I understand you can have the number s done at a trophy shop. So my question is the ser # is 2wd 24855 so do I put all that on there and does it get spaced or can you send me a picture of what's it suppose to look like . The dmv wants me to pencil over the plate on a piece of paper for the title transfer so I want it to look authentic .
Question By: Mike on Oct 17 2013 12:00 AM
Your local trophy shop does this for you.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Oct 18 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 1967 Kaiser Jeep cj6 supposedly made for law enforcement. The vin# is 8405 28642. I can't seem to find out anything about it. It was apparently ordered by the Los Angeles County Search and Rescue. Can you direct me? Thank you
Question By: Ralph Perez on Oct 1 2013 12:00 AM
There really are no records kept of a vehicles history.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Oct 2 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: Does the plate comes with rivets and where about near the air filter does it go? do you have a picture or descriptive of distances from the side and upper part of the body near the filter?
Question By: Anonymous on Aug 25 2013 12:00 AM
You can get the screws for this locally. It depends on your vehicle for the location of where this goes.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Aug 26 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: what is the corresponding datal plate for a 1975 CJ5 built at Toledo Ohio plant? Providing the serial number, could you stamp it on the plate I shall order from your store?
Question By: nelson chacon gordon on Jul 23 2013 12:00 AM
I dont beleive we have the plates for a 75 CJ-5.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jul 23 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: Where would I look for vin# on 1950 willysjeep pickup?
Question By: Ric on Jul 20 2013 12:00 AM
I would sit in the drivers seat. Put your left arm down and check by the tool bin. Also check under by the glove box.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jul 22 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: Hi, we have a willys pickup, stick shift - it was a 4 wheel drive and I think its between a '55-'58. It was in rough shape, and we decided to turn it into a rat rod. We've taken it to shows, but have had to haul it. We can't find the VIN tag and now we're not able to license it. Do you know where we could buy a tag for this so it can be put on the road? Thanks.
Question By: Kriste/Tim on Jul 4 2013 12:00 AM
Sit in the drivers seat and put your left hand down and the vin plate should be there by the tool bin.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jul 8 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: On the engine block of a 1947 Willys - Overland, Station Wagon, what does the # C46228 - L - W7A designate
Question By: Mike on Jun 10 2013 12:00 AM
They are just casting numbers.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jun 11 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: I just bought a 1947 CJ-2A that was bought originaly from the Military Surplus but it does'nt have the data plate on it.The problem is i need a serial # for it was the data plate the only place the serial # was on or is there another place.If not how would i get a serial #.Any Ideal.Thanks.
Question By: Anonymous on May 31 2013 12:00 AM
It should a data plate on passenger side firewall. We sell them as well above and you can engrave at a local trophy shop.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jun 3 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: I have what I was told 51 m38 military jeep no I'd tag where else is a number and no title
Question By: Dave on Apr 29 2013 12:00 AM
It would be on your data plate on that vehicle. We can help you out with the data plate set as well.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Apr 29 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 51 S/W Jeep Overland. It's missing the Data plate were else can I look for the serial number.
Question By: Armando Jimenez on Mar 20 2013 12:00 AM
Check underneath by the glove box.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Mar 21 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: I sent in a question on my 53? p/u vin plate location. There is a missing plate off firewall. I looked by the drivers side toolbox- no plate. I also looked around the glovebox area. It has a split windshield and a 3-bar grille . I did find on the back of the dash gauges a stamp 10/52. help!!
Question By: Bill Fronefield on Mar 7 2013 12:00 AM
Its probabaly missing. Because of the age of your vehicle you can usually apply for a new title at your local DMV.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Mar 7 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: I have what I think is a 53 475 p/u .I can't find the vin plate ( the one firewall is missing) . Are there any other plates to identify thid body. It's not on the original frame.If not any source to get a new plate/registration ?. I'm near Rochester NY.
Question By: Bill Fronefield on Mar 5 2013 12:00 AM
Sit in the drivers side seat. Put your left arm down. The tool bin on the Willys Trucks usually has them. This is a replacement for it too so it will work just fine.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Mar 6 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: I recently purchased a model 57548 jeep vin. plate says willys motor inc. toledo ohio usa S.N. 57548 157981 your list only goes to 134747 need to know the year and options of this model
Question By: Jeff on Feb 2 2013 12:00 AM
Please call us toll free. We can ask you some questions and ID your vehicle for you.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Feb 4 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: me and my dad are trying to determin what model and year jeep we have we have the motor vehicle id number which is 3j11441 the title says it is a 49 and we are under the impression its a cj2a can you please clear this up for us thank you
Question By: auggie on Nov 26 2012 12:00 AM
Please call us toll free. That is not a good serial number. We can help you ID your vehicle.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Nov 27 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: i have a 1949 willys miltary jeep and i cant find a vin number about where should it be?
Question By: john on Nov 20 2012 12:00 AM
They did not make military jeeps in 1949. You probably have a CJ-3A. It will be on the passenger side of the firewall. Please call us toll free. We can help you ID your Willys.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Nov 21 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: Have 1948 Willy's CJ2A, with serial number 162331 as shown on the plate on the firewall of the passenger side. My dad had this Jeep for at least 50 years, and passed recently. I am going to the DMV to get the title transferred over to me, but I notice that the VIN on the title shows J174119. Question: Is this just a mistake on the title, or is there another number somewhere on the vehicle that might have been used for the VIN? No numbers on frame rails, and engine is now a 289...
Question By: Denver on Nov 6 2012 12:00 AM
This is a mistake on your paper title.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Nov 7 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: Where would the vin plate be located at on my 1959 CJ3A or B? Thanks, Francisco
Question By: FRANCISCO on Oct 15 2012 12:00 AM
On the passenger side firewall typically.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Oct 15 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a jeep titled 1950 with a vin number 3520943 which is the number on the water pump boss plate. The data plate on passenger side under hood has a serial number of 12736. It has a drivers side gas cap, tailgate, spare tire on passenger side toward the back and looks like the original paint was light green and has brackets on the body behind the driver for an ax or something. I think it maybe around 1946. Can you help?
Question By: Ken on Oct 4 2012 12:00 AM
The serial number on the firewall. That matches a 46 CJ-2A
Answer By: Willys Tech on Oct 4 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: i have a 1948 willys pick up where is the vin number located
Question By: Anonymous on Sep 26 2012 12:00 AM
Typically put your left arm down as your sitting in the drivers seat. It is right there by the tool bin. Also check by the glove box.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Sep 26 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: What is this thing made of? and also how big is it?
Question By: sony on Sep 5 2012 12:00 AM
3-3/4 x 1-3/4 just like original. It is metal like original.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Sep 5 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 1948 Willys non-military)Jeep. Is the ID number Listed as a Chassis number, Engine Number, or other locations?
Question By: Anonymous on Jul 17 2012 12:00 AM
The vin is on the passenger side firewall next to the oil bath air cleaner on the CJ-2A
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jul 17 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: I have CJ4 1960, Is this the plate that I need? Thanks
Question By: Alvaro Fernandez on May 5 2012 12:00 AM
Yes Im sure it will work for you.
Answer By: Willys Tech on May 7 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: How many vin locations did willys have & where are they located other than top r corner & top r front frame rails?
Question By: phil on Apr 20 2012 12:00 AM
It really depends on your vehicle. Typically a body ID tag and frame tag were it.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Apr 23 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: was wondering on data tag can or do you have some one that can ingrave ID numbers my jeep has title but tags are gone its a 1948 cj2a
Question By: dan casey on Apr 17 2012 12:00 AM
Your local trophy shop can do the engraving for you.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Apr 17 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: Where would the vin plate be located at on my 1946 CJ2A? Thanks, Harry
Question By: Harry on Apr 16 2012 12:00 AM
On the passengers side next to the oil bath air cleaner.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Apr 17 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 1958 Jeep FC-150. Is there a replacement Data Tag for the cab?
Question By: Brad on Apr 4 2012 12:00 AM
This would be the closest one.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Apr 4 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: Please, i need to know if my 1946 Cj2a is an EARLY or LATE model, my VIN number is: 20083.
Question By: leonardo on Mar 18 2012 12:00 AM
This is a early number. You have a 1946.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Mar 19 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 49 Willys jeep with no id plate, the title says that the vin is 220615, I'm wondering if it is a cj2a, or what it is. It ran before then rats chewed through the plug wires and now I'm having to trace down what other wires because all I can get it to do is honk. I don't see any other id markings, thanks
Question By: carl on Jan 18 2012 12:00 AM
We have a complete vin number page on our site. This shows to be a CJ-2A
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jan 18 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: What is the location of the eight data plates on my 44 MB jeep?
Question By: J Benson on Dec 3 2011 12:00 AM
Most of them go on the dash. Please call us toll free. We are more than happy to help out.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Dec 5 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a Willys CJ-2A, serial number 161555. Is this the correct original design plate?
Question By: ndelbasty on Nov 25 2011 12:00 AM
Yes that is correct.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Nov 28 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: What are the dimensions of the Vin Number Registration Data Plate? I am looking for one that is 3-3/4 x 1-3/4
Question By: Anonymous on Nov 22 2011 12:00 AM
Yes that is the size of this one.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Nov 22 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: will you do the engraving? or do you have a suggestion as to where to have it done.
Question By: Anonymous on Nov 5 2011 12:00 AM
Just take them to a local trophy shop and you are all set.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Nov 7 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: Have a 1951 Wills Jeep can not read vin plaque #s where else can i get vin #s off of Jeep?
Question By: Ruben Mireles on Sep 19 2011 12:00 AM
I would try to do a eching off your old one.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Sep 19 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: Need a VIN plate for my 67 CJ5 not willys but just Jeep. (I think Kaiser ) do you have that one?
Question By: Cary on Jul 29 2011 12:00 AM
This is the closest one that is available.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Aug 1 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: Could you engrave the serial number (chassis number which I have) on the data plate prior to shipping?
Question By: James on Jul 26 2011 12:00 AM
You just take these up and have a local trophy shop engrave them.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jul 26 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: From the dimensions of the body panels, and the fact that my jeep has a flat iron bar grill, I believe that I have a '41 Willys MB. However, it does not have any of the id plates anywhere on it. Is there some other id tag (like on the frame) that I use to determine the vin # of my jeep?
Question By: Anonymous on Apr 9 2011 12:00 AM
Try by the drivers side front frame rail just by the gusset.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Apr 11 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: i have a 62cj5 and my data plate with Willys on the top center is there another version for 62?
Question By: Anonymous on Mar 14 2011 12:00 AM
No, this one will work for a 62 as well.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Mar 15 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: I cannot find a serial plate on my 49 willys pick up? where else can i find the serial number on the truck? I want to confirm I have a good title for my truck..thanks for your help.
Question By: Gomezindo Rodriguez on Mar 4 2011 12:00 AM
Sit in the drivers seat. Put your left arm down. Check right by the tool bin. Also check by the glove box.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Mar 4 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: I have 1953 cj3b is the vin number stamped some where then on the data plate? If so where thankyou
Question By: Anonymous on Feb 26 2011 12:00 AM
It should be on the firewall on the passenger side next to the oil bath air cleaner assembly.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Feb 28 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 1953 willys lark. I need a vin.
Question By: terry Harrington on Feb 2 2011 12:00 AM
This should work fine for you.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Feb 2 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: how many data plates are on the 1941-1945 mb
Question By: Anonymous on Jan 22 2011 12:00 AM
I believe their are a total of 8.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jan 23 2011 12:00 AM