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Welcome to the Jambo RegistryTM. Here you will find information on all known Jambos. Some of these Jambos have been restored, some are in very good original condition, some are in rough shape, some are no longer with us.

All information provided here is based on information provided by the owners or is available on public websites. Click on the underlined numbers or words for more detail or pictures.

Below you will find a field for the VIN number. A √ means that 82jambo.com has the VIN for this Jambo in our database. An X means that the VIN for this Jambo is not registered with 82jambo.com. Do not buy any Jambo whose VIN has not be registered with the Jambo Registry. It is possible to fake Jambos by putting a Jambo badge on a stock CJ-7.

We further detail the color and the batch in which the Jambo was produced, if known. The letters T and M stand for the Topaz or Mixed groups, respectively. The Topaz group consists of the initial run of about 425 Jambos, all of which were Topaz Gold Metallic (2H) and conformed to the Jambo specifications as laid out by Jeep when the Jambo was created. The Mixed group consists of about 60% Topaz Gold and 40% Olympic White Jambos (9B). In addition, the Mixed group seems to have included options such as air conditioning.

Within each group, the Jambos were produced in batches. There were three T batches and six M batches. T-1 denotes the first batch in the T group, T-2 the second batch, and so on. For more detail regarding Jambo production click here.

To register your Jambo, please send an email to jambo152@82jambo.com. Please include pictures of the Jambo (exterior and interior), a picture of the dash plaque, and a picture of the VIN tag (on the firewall). We will compare this tag to our VIN database of known Jambos.

Total Count (160 Confirmed, 178 Confirmed + Likely)

We begin with a total count of the number of Jambos. We break these down into Confirmed, Likely, Possible, Mythical, and Deceased Jambos. Further detail is provided after this section.

We further break the count down by color: 2H = Topaz Gold Metallic, 9B = Olympic White, or unknown (we do not have any pictures to verify color).

  Color  
  Topaz Gold Metallic (2H) Olympic White (9B) Unknown Total
Confirmed 145 15 0 160
Likely 14 4 0 18
Possible 10 1 34 45
Mythical 2 1 9 12
Scrapped 11 1 2 14
Total 182 22 45 249

Below, we summarize our current estimate for the number of Jambos produced, by color, and the number yet to find. In doing so, we have allocated the Jambos of unknown color based on the proportion of production. We estimate that the Jambo RegistryTM contains about 82% of the Jambos that still exist. This analysis is detailed on the Jambo Production page.

  Color  
  Topaz Gold Metallic (2H) Olympic White (9B) Total
Estimated:      
Production 570 80 650
Still Exist  217 31 248
Found 186 27 211
Yet to Find 28 5 36

Confirmed Jambos (160)

The Jambos listed below have been deemed "Confirmed" by 82jambo.com. This judgment is made based on pictures of the exterior/interior, the VIN number, the paint and trim codes if available, and owner statements. Do not buy any Jambo whose VIN has not be registered with the Jambo Registry. Jambo Bug
# Badge # Color VIN Batch Owner Location
1 0002 2H M-1 - Clovis, CA
2 0004 2H X - - Houston, TX
3 0006 2H M-2 - Sacramento, CA
4 0012 2H X - Jeep Addict Baton Rouge, LA
5 0018 2H M-1 Jambo Cincinnati, OH
6 0021 2H M-1 Bill Ziemann Central Valley, CA
7 0024 2H M-1 - Modesto, CA
8 0025 2H M-1 Paul Mince Bakersfield, CA
9 0029 2H M-1 Andres Reyes St. Charles, IL
10 0036 2H* T-1 Dwayne Myer Silver Spring, MD
11 0037 2H T-1 Bob P. Pensacola, FL
12 0042 2H T-1 Eric NJ
13 0044 2H X - Yaseen Ali Pakistan
14 0049 2H T-1 Jeff Gilly San Angelo, TX
15 0050 2H T-1 Chris Edwards Boise, ID
16 0056 2H* T-1 - -
17 0070 2H* T-1 Eric NJ
18 0071 2H* T-1 Phil Lee Salt Lake City, UT
19 0072 2H* T-1 Brian R San Diego, CA
20 0076 2H* T-1 Daniel McCormick -, TX
21 0100 2H* T-1 Michael & Rebecca Nesbit Windermere, FL
22 0101 2H X - Mike Gerdes -
23 0102 2H T-2 Jim Schwan Fort Atkinson, IA
24 0103 2H T-2 Alfredo Fiorentini Italy
25 0104 2H* T-2 Ramon Holguin Jalisco, Mexico
26 0110 2H T-2 - Omaha, NE
27 0119 2H T-2 Andrew Ham Burnet, TX
28 0123 2H* T-2 - Claremore, OK
29 0133 2H M-1 - -
30 0134 2H T-1 John Holzberger Running Springs, CA
31 0137 2H X - - -
32 0141 2H X - Sabrina Montgomery -
33 0144 2H T-2 Joe Moore Santa Rosa Beach, FL
34 0148 2H X - Jake Wolf Spring, TX
35 0149 2H T-1 Bob Dunn Marshall, MI
36 0152 2H T-2 Eric Bickel Austin, TX
37 0156 2H X - Charles Albert Caroline County, VA
38 0157 2H T-1 Moetini Vial Monaco
39 0158 2H X - - San Antonio, TX
40 0161 2H T-2 - Tyler, TX
41 0162 2H T-1 Joe Brooks North Wilkesboro, NC
42 0164 2H X - Jason Santa Maria, CA
43 0166 2H T-2 Gary Nelson Kansas City, MO
44 0176 2H T-1 Curtis Supanchis Scottsdale, AZ
45 0178 2H* T-2 - Callaway, MD
46 0180 2H T-2 Heath Aggen Tyler, TX
47 0183 2H T-3 Jaime Gonzalez  Daytona Beach, FL
48 0188 2H T-2 Jim Ingersoll -, GA
49 0193 2H* T-2 Sky Myre St. Petersburg, FL
50 0199 2H T-2 Rob Johnson  Beaufort, NC
51 0203 2H T-3 Mark Sowder Brigham City, UT
52 0204 2H T-2 Allen Rudis Charleston, SC
53 0205 2H T-2 Todd Bailey Franklin, TN
54 0209 2H T-2 - Bountiful, UT
55 0211 2H X - - Longview, TX
56 0213 2H T-2 Earl Carrasco Albuquerque, NM
57 0217 2H* T-2 Dan Probert Enterprise, OR
58 0218 2H T-2 - St. Louis, MO
59 0221 2H X - Nick Solvang -, WI
60 0225 2H T-2 Dennis Lucas Pierre, SD
61 0230 2H T-2 Charles Hilborn Traskwood, AR
62 0231 2H* T-2 Tim Keen Newark, DE
63 0243 2H* T-2 Chris Hoffsomer -
64 0250 2H T-2 Phil Eichler Whidbey Island, WA
65 0255 2H* X - Lyssa Patterson Salem, OR
66 0260 2H T-2 Frank Gallucci Wakefield, RI
67 0265 2H T-2 - -
68 0266 2H T-3 Manny Prescot, AZ
69 0267 2H* T-3 Isaac Gibbs Montrose, CO
70 0273 2H* T-2 - Plano, TX
71 0275 2H T-2 - -
72 0277 2H T-2 - -
73 0278 2H T-2 Nick Beranek Des Moines, IA
74 0282 2H T-2 - -
75 0287 2H T-2 Rande Ridenour  Sarasota, FL
76 0300 2H* T-3 Don Parsons Durango, CO
77 0301 2H T-3 B. Gentle -, OR
78 0305 2H T-1 Keith and Cindy Busch Westminster, CO
79 0306 2H* T-2 Jerry Gudowicz Armstrong Creek, WI
80 0313 2H T-2 Daron Young Carrollton, GA
81 0318 2H T-2 Robyn Messer -, OK
82 0319 2H T-3 Daniel C'deBaca Corrales, NM
83 0320 2H* T-2 Will Hutta Hamilton, MI
84 0322 2H T-2 Douglas Grinder Hockessin, DE
85 0324 2H T-2 - -
86 0325 2H T-3 - Cincinnati , OH
87 0328 2H T-2 Phillip Norton Little Rock, AR
88 0331 2H X - Tom R. -, ID
89 0335 2H T-2 Matt Grogan Pilot Mountain, NC
90 0342 2H T-2 Lon Johnson Cary, IL
91 0355 2H T-2 Daniel C'deBaca Corrales, NM
92 0367 2H T-2 Paul Carvalho Whitehouse Station, NJ
93 0373 2H* T-3 James Rogers Blue Springs, MO
94 0376 2H X -  Ken Thompson Seattle, WA
95 0377 2H X - - -, FL
96 0387 2H T-2 Willie Bergmann Southern IL
97 0388 2H T-2 Bill Burkleo Salinas, CA
98 0401 2H T-2 Wes Abney Okeechobee, FL
99 0405 2H T-2 Nick Cape Cod, MA
100 0406 2H T-2 Dean Jones Jupiter, FL
101 0407 2H T-2 Wes Abney Okeechobee, FL
102 0409 2H X - - -
103 0411 2H T-2 - Phoenix, AZ
104 0412 2H T-2 - -
105 0413 2H T-3 Maciek Napierala Thousand Oaks, CA
106 0417 2H* T-2 Erin Buellton, CA
107 0418 2H T-3 Jeep Addict Baton Rouge, LA
108 0426 2H T-1 Tim Lapaige Dubai
109 0427 2H T-1 Krik Brennan Easton, PA
110 0435 2H T-2 Jeff Gerdes Wichita, KS
111 0436 2H T-3 Brian and Clarence Temple Paris, TX
112 0437 2H T-3 Gary Orr Stockton, CA
113 0440 2H T-2 Ed Stolka Granbury, TX
114 0463 2H X - Charles Albert Caroline County, VA
115 0470 2H* M-1 Tony Harris Cottontown, TN
116 0475 2H M-1 Tom Brinegar III Wana, WV
117 0478 2H M-1 Pam Ray -, AL
118 0490 2H M-1 Greg -
119 0491 9B M-1 Andy and Betsy Zafiropoulos II Erie, PA
120 0494 2H M-1 Chance Blatt Miami, FL
121 0496 9B M-1 Eric NJ
122 0500 2H M-1 - -, NJ
123 0514 9B M-1 Daron Young Carrollton, GA
124 0517 9B* M-2 Steve Sockey Poteau, OK
125 0525 2H M-2 Joe and Joyce Ruby (KC7GHT) Glendale, AZ
126 0539 9B M-2 John Misner Nova Scotia, Canada
127 0555 2H* M-2 Peter Cyr Durham, ME
128 0559 2H M-2 Brody Hammond Erie, PA
129 0562 2H* X - - Valley Springs, CA
130 0569 2H  M-2 Terry Poland Salt Lake City, UT
131 0571 2H M-4 Andree Guillemaud Allen, TX
132 0574 2H M-4 Andy Spencer Sunrise Beach, TX
133 0577 2H M-4 Jeremiah King  Hanover, PA
134 0582 9B M-4 Allison & Nick Charter  Arbuckle, CA
135 0591 9B M-4 Todd Bailey Franklin, TN
136 0597 2H M-4 Yannis Makarigakis Greece
137 0620 2H M-5 Paul Boyd Tifton, GA
138 0624 9B M-5 David Atwater Stockton, CA
139 0626 2H M-4 Sean Homer Lake Havasu, AZ
140 0627 9B M-5 Jeep Addict Baton Rouge, LA
141 0639 2H M-5 Dave Behrens Lake Elsinore, CA
142 0641 2H X -  Carl Winkler Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
143 0644 2H M-5 Dan Reeves Traverse City, MI
144 0645 9B M-5 Magnus Lofgren Westchester, NY
145 0646 2H M-5 Joseph Parra Castro Valley, CA
146 0657 2H X - Jason Avelar San Diego, CA
147 0674 2H M-6 Christian Johnson Dallas, TX
148 0687 2H X - - Rockport, TX
149 0690 2H* M-4 Abram Lane Picayune, MS
150 0692 2H X - - Salem, NH
151 0696 9B* M-4 Brendan Chute New Brunswick, Canada
152 0701 9B M-3 - -
153 0702 2H* T-1 Chris Broussard  Chesapeake, VA
154 0751 9B M-2 Borislav Karanovic Las Vegas, NV
155 (42183) 2H T-2 Scott and Carol Foltz North Pole, AK
156 (42316) 2H T-2 Terry Vithoulkas Annapolis, MD
157 (51458) 9B M-1 John Pappas -
158 (55006) 9B M-2 Jim Chavez San Jose, CA
159 (58706) 2H M-3 Mark Smith Hobbs, NM
160 (67258) 2H M-6 Chris Eisloeffel Pike County, PA

* = Has been repainted a non-original color. About 15% of Jambos have been repainted a non-original color.
= 82jambo.com believes this Jambo has been rebadged and this may not be the original badge # or it was specially numbered.
‡ = 82jambo.com believes this Jambo was specially numbered.
() = Jambo badge number is missing (e.g., it was stolen). If a 5-digit number is listed this is last five digits of VIN. If xxx# is listed, the VIN is not available either.

Likely Jambos (18)

The Jambos listed below have been deemed "Likely" by 82jambo.com. We believe these Jeeps are Jambos, but we are lacking critical information, such as a picture of the badge or the VIN, needed to confirm them. Jambo Bug
# Badge # Color VIN Batch Owner Location
1 0057 2H X - - -
2 0061 2H T-1 - -
3 0079 - X - - -
4 0128 2H X - Ian Satterthwaite Billings, MT
5 0227 2H X - Kyle Christiansen -
6 0290 2H X - Jim Diamond Port St. Lucie, FL
7 0299 2H X - - -
8 0357 2H X - Scott Sheffield -
9 0433 - T-2 Jose Cortez -
10 0471 2H X - - -
11 0495 9B? M-1 Rich Young -, FL
12 0511 9B* X - Joe Nuccio Charlotte, NC
13 0531 2H X - Jim E. Carlton, OR
14 0661 2H X - Chandler Roley Minette, AL
15 [xxx1] 9B X - - Bass Lake, IN
16 (xxx2) 9B? X - - -, VA
17 [xxx3] 2H X - - -
18 [xxx11] 2H X - Bobbie Hansen Ridgecrest , CA

* = Has been repainted a non-original color. About 15% of Jambos have been repainted a non-original color.
() = Jambo badge number is missing (e.g., it was stolen). If a 5-digit number is listed this is last five digits of VIN. If xxx# is listed, the VIN is not available either.
[] = Jambo badge number is not available (e.g., we don't have a picture of it and it was not mentioned in email or posting). If a 5-digit number is listed this is last five digits of VIN. If xxx# is listed, the VIN is not available either.

Possible Jambos (45)

The Jambos listed below have been deemed "Possible" by 82jambo.com. These Jambos have been mentioned online or reported to the site, but we don't have enough information to confirm that they still exist or are actually Jambos.  
# Badge # Color VIN Batch Owner Location
1 0014 -* X - - -
2 0023 -* X - Mike Courtney -
3 0032 - X - - Rockingham, NC
4 0048 - T-1 - -
5 0085 -* X - Angie Barba -
6 0090 - X - Becky Kesterson Collinsville, OK
7 0099 -* T-1 Bob Carey Stubridge, MA
8 0132 -* X - - Buchannon, WV
9 0147 - X - Mike Denmon -
10 0150 - X - Carey Wallace Mendenhall, MS
11 0169 2H* X - - -, WY
12 0182 - X - - -, TN
13 0194 -* X - - -
14 0198 - X - Andy5150 -
15 0234 - X - Jeff -
16 0254 - X - Casey McKelvey Dallas, TX
17 0257 2H X -    
18 0262 - X - John Bemis Naples, UT
19 0298 - X - Mike Clancy Lander, WY
20 0303 - T-2 Casey Stricklin -, AR
21 0310 -* T-1 Jere Jackson -
22 0317 - X - Chip Griffith -, CO
23 0354 - X - - -
24 0359 -* X - - -
25 0364 - X - - De Ridder, LA
26 0370 - X - Dwyane Pillow Keene, TX
27 0371 - T-3 - -
28 0374 2H X - Travis Winger Thermopolis, WY
29 0402 -* T-2 - Parks, AZ
30 0404 - X - Jared Andrews -, MO
31 0454 -* X - - Bolivar, MO
32 0488 -* X - Matt Mungo -, TX
33 0546 - X - - Glendora, CA
34 0564 2H X - BIGM -
35 0586 -* X - Adrian Garcia Mexico
36 0598 -* X - - Pennington, NJ
37 0671 -* X - - -
38 0694 - X - Chuck Anderson -
39 (50143) 9B* M-1 William Pierson -
40 [xxx4] 2H X - Brandon Deaver -
41 (xxx5) 2H X - Robin Wood -
42 [xxx7] 2H* X - - -, TX
43 [xxx8] 2H X - - -, CA
44 [xxx9] 2H X - - -, TX
45 [xxx10] 2H X - - Dover, PA

* = Has been repainted a non-original color. About 15% of Jambos have been repainted a non-original color.
() = Jambo badge number is missing (e.g., it was stolen). If a 5-digit number is listed this is last five digits of VIN. If xxx# is listed, the VIN is not available either.
[] = Jambo badge number is not available (e.g., we don't have a picture of it and it was not mentioned in email or posting). If a 5-digit number is listed this is last five digits of VIN. If xxx# is listed, the VIN is not available either.

Mythical Jambos (12)

The Jambos listed below have been deemed "Mythical" by 82jambo.com. These Jambos have been reported third-hand to the site or were such brief mentions a long time ago that we doubt they will ever by spotted again.
# Badge # Color Location Notes
1 0062 - Moab, UT Owner of #0300 reported this as being in Moab. Very rusty.
2 0088 2H Ellijay, GA Was reportedly serviced at a Jeep dealership in 2014.
3 0154 2H Cullman, AL Previous owner sold in the '90s. Status unknown. Number uncertain (could be #0054)
4 0295 - - Owner of #0300 reported this as being on eBay prior to 2006.
5 0330 - Ephraim, Utah Rolled in Idaho, repaired, sold it to a collector. Status unknown.
6 0460 - Italy Was reportedly for sale in 2007.
7 0483 - Rochester, NY Was wrecked in 1988 and then sold. Status unknown.
8 0492 9B Ft. Myers, FL Owner of #0511 says he saw this Jambo prior to 2008.
9 0549 - Winter Haven, FL Was reportedly sold to Red Sox player in 1990 to be used for hunting
10 0615 - - Emailed site in 2006 claiming low mileage, no info ever provided.
11 0683 - TX Owner of #0300 reported this as being in Moab.
12 [39626] - - Reported as being for sale. Could be one of the Jambos on this page.

[] = Jambo badge number is not available (e.g., we don't have a picture of it and it was not mentioned in email or posting). If a 5-digit number is listed this is last five digits of VIN. If xxx# is listed, the VIN is not available either.

Scrapped Jambos (14)

We are sorry to report that the Jambos listed below have been parted out or recycled. They have either been found in salvage yards or reported to 82jambo.com as totaled. The listed owner either holds the Jambo badge or was the last known owner. The location is last known location of Jambo.

Do not try to fake or rebadge a Jambo. The Jambo will not be registered unless you go though the Jambo Registry. Fakes are easily spotted using our VIN database.
 
# Badge # Color VIN Batch Owner/Found By Badge Holder Location
1 0093 2H T-1 - - Tippecande, IN
2 0098  - X - - - -
3 0163 2H T-2 - - Austin, TX
4 0171 - X - - - Buda, TX
5 0239 2H T-2 - - -
6 0256 2H X - - - -
7 0269 2H X - 1982cj8 - Everett, WA
8 0315 2H X - Christian Rolison Christian Rolison Derby, KS
9 0346 2H* T-3 Todd Bailey Todd Bailey Franklin, TN
10 0461 9B X - Roger F. - Central FL
11 0489 2H X - - Jeep Addict -
12 0558 2H M-2 Rudy Miller 82jambo.com Findlay, OH
13 0633 2H M-4 Heath Aggen - Kilgore, TX
14 0670 2H M-5 Chuck Longwell 82jambo.com Upstate NY

Fake Jambos (3)

We know of at least two fake Jambos and one possible fake. One fake Jambo was a CJ-5 and another was a CJ-8. Thankfully, the fakers are not as smart as Jambo owners! The database built up by 82jambo.com over the last decade has made it very hard to fake a Jambo. Don't try. It will be posted online.
# Badge # Notes
1 0098 This Jeep was for sale. The owner claimed it was a '79 CJ-5, but it had a #0098 dash plaque. The tub is definitely a CJ-5 as  you can see from the doors. (3/3/09)
2 1083 This dash plaque was found on a Scrambler. This was discussed on www.cj-8.com. We were never able to obtain pictures. We don't know of any Jambos over #0751, but it is possible some leftover badges made their way out of the Toledo factory. (3/15/09)
3 [xxx6] This CJ-7 was for sale on 2040 Cars, where it was claimed to be a Jambo. It has been repainted a non-original color and there is nothing to suggest it is/was a true Jambo.

[] = Jambo badge number is not available (e.g., we don't have a picture of it and it was not mentioned in email or posting). If a 5-digit number is listed this is last five digits of VIN. If xxx# is listed, the VIN is not available either.

Foreign Jambos (10)

We know of several Jambos outside of the USA. Below we specially recognize our friends in other countries!

C = Confirmed Jambo, L = Likely Jambo, M = Mythical Jambo
# Status Badge # Color VIN Batch Owner Location
1 C 0044 2H X - Yaseen Ali Pakistan
2 C 0103 2H T-2 Alfredo Fiorentini Italy
3 C 0104 2H* T-2 Ramon Holguin Mexico
4 C 0157 2H T-1 Moetini Vial Monaco
5 C 0426 2H T-1 Tim Lapaige Dubai
6 M 0460 - - - - Italy
7 C 0539 9B M-2 John Misner Canada
8 L 0586 -* X - Adrian Garcia Mexico
9 C 0597 2H M-4 Yannis Makarigakis Greece
10 C 0696 9B* M-4 Brendan Chute Canada

* = Has been repainted a non-original color. About 15% of Jambos have been repainted a non-original color.
‡ = 82jambo.com believes this Jambo was specially numbered.

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