Jeep parts guys in Indiana

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Jeep parts guys in Indiana

Postby Leo H Jankowski » Thu Apr 20, 2017 12:52 pm

Are any of the jeep parts guys in Indiana still in business? Nelson's or others. I'm heading the Terre Haute this weekend and wanted to do some parts buying while in Indiana. Best wishes; Leo
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Re: Jeep parts guys in Indiana

Postby JIMN » Thu Apr 20, 2017 8:15 pm

Nelsons is in Ohio, and worse, the east side of Ohio.
If you are needing any body parts send DannyP a pm on this site. (central Indiana) He has some Joe's Motor Pool parts.
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Re: Jeep parts guys in Indiana

Postby Leo H Jankowski » Thu Apr 20, 2017 8:18 pm

Who was the guy in Crawfordsville Indiana? Is he still in business? Contact info?
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Re: Jeep parts guys in Indiana

Postby Wolfman » Fri Apr 21, 2017 5:11 am

I believe the name of the gentleman in Crawsfordsville you are refrring to was Fred Ropeke. Hope I spelled that right. He had a museum there. He passed away a year or two ago. The museum was kept in tact for a year but I don't know what it's status is now. I know a few individual collectors with assorted parts. Don't know any dealers.
You might go down to the Miltary club section. IMVPA. Indiana Rustbusters. PM Mash-4077. He may be able to help you out.
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Re: Jeep parts guys in Indiana

Postby tamnalan » Fri Apr 21, 2017 7:21 am

Leo H Jankowski wrote:Who was the guy in Crawfordsville Indiana? Is he still in business? Contact info?


Harry Sheets runs a jeep parts salvage business. He's in Crawfordsville, not far from the Ropke Museum. He's more into the civilian jeep market but sometimes has G503 stuff. Great guy to do business with. http://midwestwillys.com/
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