It doesn’t go real fast, 45-50 tops but it is very reliable. Have won first place in Fair Parade and numerous Car Shows with this FC. This page was last updated: 03-Nov 21:02. A rebuilt hi-lo range transfer case, locking hubs, minimal overhangs and big ground clearance won’t make getting stuck easy, and though only good for 50 MPH or so flat-out, the 226ci flathead six is described as recently tuned and and strong-running. https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/238043470947053, “1958 FC-170, mid engine mounted Ford 351, auto, jaguar rear end coil overs, mustang II front on bags, hydraulic tilt bed, suicide doors, tons of custom work. new two-tone upholstery Runs and drives great.
Dana 44 axles front and rear. Free Shipping. Hubs gone through and serviced “This 1957 Willys Jeep Forward Control FC-150 is powered by a 134ci Hurricane inline-four mated to a three-speed manual transmission and a two-speed transfer case. I have it for sale here in locally and reserve right to end auction at anytime.
Introduced in 1957, the FC-170 was an even larger Forward Control … Partial trades considered.”. var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script'); s.parentNode.insertBefore(po, s);
* Original front bumper modified/fabricated for 8000 pound Warn Winch mounted on 2″ receiver hitch tray (can be removed and mounted on rear or trailer and it uses welder leads to plug into battery circuit) We don’t live on a ranch, farm or near any serious trails, but stuff like this always makes us wish we did. “1960 JEEP FC170 FORWARD CONTROL DUALLY, SUPER HURRICANE 6CYL, 4WD, 17MI ON RESTO”, “1957 Willy’s Jeep FC 150. * New shocks
* 10×15 aluminum wheels with newer tires (80%+ tread remaining) Copyright © 2008-2017 eWillys. Heater works great This changed in 1958, when the FC-150 model’s chassis was widened.
Privacy Notice (09/30/2020) Lots of updates to this FC.170 tilt bed. 4×4, 3-Speed, 4 cylinder “Hurricane” F-head 134 cube engine. $12K.”. * New emergency brake cables (front and rear) | ... 1956-1965 1957 1958 1959 Jeep Forward Control … This Kaiser-built Jeep Forward Control is now offered in Indiana with a clean Pennsylvania title.”. power steering * Windshield is not cracked but has wiper blade wear marks on passenger side and frosting at some edges Damon’s got this nice looking FC-150 for sale. * New Air Cleaner Assembly Feel free to donate. Willys Serial #10,636. New wheel cylinders, brake shoes, and drums Overdrive could be added to gain another 5 mph for about $800 from “Herm The Overdrive Guy.”, THE GOOD (Mostly things done to make safe and reliable) The FC now lives in Missouri.
* Added tool box with lid lifting struts to the front of the bed.
UPDATE: **SOLD** Was auctioned for $17,500. It’s registered as a 1957 because that’s what was on the Minnesota title said but Jeep Serial Number lists indicate it is actually a 1962.” Continue reading →. View cart for details. “1957 All Original Rare Jeep Forward Control FC-150, narrow track 4×4, 3-Speed, 4 cylinder “Hurricane” F-head 134 cube engine. * New Brake drums (rear) The bed floor was rusty and was replaced with solid sheet steel by previous owner Winch was installed by dealer when new. Starts, runs and drives great. * New speedometer cable (speedometer was in-op when I purchased it but currently reads 14418…I’m certain it’s turned over) 31/10.50R15 BFG All Terrains -Functioning air horns! Fabricated rear bumper Restored
), Some of the Daimler Chrysler, Inc., trademarks including Jeep®. The truck is equipped with a bed-mounted spare, a hydraulic plow frame, and a rear-mounted winch. Hand fabricated stainless steel fuel tank with electic fuel pump Continue reading →. All rights reserved. FC stood for Forward Control, and by sitting the cab directly over the engine of an existing CJ-5, Willys was able to extract much more cargo capacity than that of the more familiar Jeep on which it was based. 4 x 4 with lockout hubs This is a Jeep with no overdrive and a top out speed of about 48 mph.
Original FC Badges Lock out hubs. “1962 jeep fc 150 runs and drives poss trades HD utv side by side camper 20 foot or less hot rods”, “Four Wheel Drive, 4 Cylinder engine, 3 speed + Overdrive transmission. * New front wheel bearings I have a full walk around video you can text me for it 720-882-4215 I can also help setup shipping if needed.
It doesn’t help that much of the finish appears to be spray-in bed liner type material, the diamond plate center console looks out of place, and we question the usefulness of an aftermarket tach for the low-revving, torque-tuned six between the seats, particularly as it’s been bolted to the dash.
Some of the body work needs redone, interior needs updating … sunroof is plexiglass etc Runs and drive hobbyist build Dry no rot…could use repaint. Downsizing my life – time to sell…..”, “1957 Willy’s fc170 Seller included a video.
Welcome to eWillys.com, a website for vintage jeep enthusiasts. Just under 10k original miles, runs and drives very well. Original side and rear glass * Some rust (see pics) but nothing you’d be ashamed of from appearances (exception might be the bottom left side of the tailgate). Had gas tank cleaned and sealed. Find parts for sale. * Added back up lights and switch with dash indicator light * New ignition switch
Search collectibles for brochures and more. Highest Quality. New door gaskets * New steel and rubber brake lines (all) * Replaced horn button, column wire and horns Original flat head 6. Importantly, the allure of buying a project jeep can be romantic.
The reality of restoring a jeep can be quite different, expensive and overwhelming without the right tools and resources. feel free to contact me for help, comments or concerns, What's my/this Jeep worth? Good Mass title New speedo cluster Hard to find in this shape. 4 wheel drive,4 cyl, has been restored. Offered in both 81” (FC150) and foot longer (FC170) wheelbases, about 30,000 were built over a nine year span ending in 1964.
Speedometer and odometer function normally, but the horn, new fuel gauge, new temp gauge, and new heater motor were never wired. If you have any concerns about buying a vintage jeep, or run across a scam, feel free to contact me for help, comments or concerns .