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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 The Jambo Registry has the VIN for this Jambo in our database. An X means that the VIN for this Jambo is not registered with The Jambo Registry. 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 G and M stand for the Gold or Mixed groups, respectively. The Gold group consists of the initial run of about 412 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 63% Topaz Gold and 37% Olympic White Jambos (9B).

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

We also note the engine and tranmission that each Jambo came with. If we know either the engine or tranmission has been changed, we make a note. All Jambos came with the the 258 straight-six. Most also had the BorgWarner T-5 transmission, a few (about 20) were ordered with the Chrysler TorqueFlite A999.

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 (182 Confirmed, 207 Confirmed + Likely)

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

We further break down the count 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 160 22 0 182
Likely 25 0 0 25
Possible 27 3 27 57
Mythical 3 1 14 18
Scrapped 10 1 4 15
Total 225 27 45 297

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 90% 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 560 70 630
Still Exist  265 33 298
       
Yet to Find:      
with Scrap 22 3 25
w/o Scrap 21 3 24

Confirmed Jambos (182, 12 are lost)

The Jambos listed below have been deemed "Confirmed" by The Jambo Registry. This judgment is made based on pictures of the exterior/interior, the VIN number, the paint and trim codes if available, and owner statements. Some of these Confirmed Jambos are now "lost." This means we have been unable to contact the owner since at least 2010. In this case, we list the last known owner and location, but add flag to denote their status. It is possible that many of the Jambos we flag as lost either no longer exist or have been repainted such that they no longer appear to be Jambos. The "Prod. #" is the estimated serial production number in the Jambo run. For example, Jambo #0002 is estimated to have been the 441st Jambo produced, out of 630. This would have been the Jambo number if the Jambos had actually been numbered in serial order, which they were not. Do not buy any Jambo whose VIN has not be registered with the Jambo Registry. Jambo Bug
# Badge # Prod.
#
Color VIN Batch Engine Tranny Lost Owner Location
The Mixed-Special Group (Produced During April-May 1982, After Initial Run of About 415 Jambos)
1 0002 0435 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Nathan Hudye Saskatchewan, Canada
2 0004 0515 2H M-1 258 T-5 - David Folkers Cuthand, TX
3 0006 0509 2H* M-2 258 T-5 Y ('10) Brandon Dodd Sacramento, CA
4 0012 0182 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Michael DeLuke Dallas, TX
5 0013 0485 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Chase Manning Sallisaw, OK
6 0018 0421 2H M-1 258 999 - "Jambo" Cincinnati, OH
7 0021 0418 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Bill Ziemann Central Valley, CA
8 0022 0424 2H M-1 258 T-5 - David Norris Fort Payne, AL
9 0024 0431 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Martha Benavidez Modesto, CA
10 0025 0428 2H* M-1 258 999 - Paul Mince Bakersfield, CA
11 0029 0478 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Andres Reyes St. Charles, IL
The Gold Group (Produced During March 1982, All Painted Topaz Gold Metallic)
12 0032 0081 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Loren Wild Fort Mill, SC
13 0037 0017 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Bob P. Pensacola, FL
14 0042 0067 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Eric - -, NJ
15 0048 0058 2H* G-1 258 T-5 - Richie Blanton The Colony, TX
16 0049 0013 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Austin Jeeps Dallas, TX
17 0050 0037 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Chris Edwards Boise, ID
18 0070 0024 2H* G-1 258 T-5 - Eric - -, NJ
19 0071 0003 2H* G-1 258 T-5 - Phil Lee Salt Lake City, UT
20 0094 0094 2H* G-1 258 T-5 - Edward Flores -, TX
21 0095 0051 2H G-1 258 T-5 - - Butte, MT
22 0096 TBA 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Abram Lane -, CO
23 0100 0047 2H* G-1 258 T-5 - John Kyles Ridgefield, CT
24 0102 0131 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Jim Schwan Fort Atkinson, IA
25 0103 0138 2H G-2 258 T-5 Y ('10) Alfredo Fiorentini Italy
26 0104 0189 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Ramon Holguin Jalisco, Mexico
27 0110 0104 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Ted Hughes Omaha, NE
28 0114 0099 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Todd Colton -
29 0116 0151 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Donnie Thompson Kilgore, TX
30 0119 0141 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Andrew Ham Burnet, TX
31 0128 0074 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Ian Satterthwaite Billings, MT
32 0130 0101 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Rob Swiss Dubuque, IA
33 0134 0010 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Raymond Therrien -, MA
34 0144 0185 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Joe Moore Santa Rosa Beach, FL
35 0147 0195 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Mike Denmon Astor, FL
36 0149 0091 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Ben Johnson Austin, TX
37 0150 0148 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Carey Wallace Mendenhall, MS
38 0152 0175 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Eric Bickel Austin, TX
39 0157 0034 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Moetini Vial Monaco
40 0159 0207 2H G-2 258 T-5 - - Lincoln, NE
41 0161 0128 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Rankin Starkey Kerrville, TX
42 0162 0057 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Joe Brooks North Wilkesboro, NC
43 0163 0293 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Mandy Manchester Magnolia, TX
44 0166 0317 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Gary Nelson Kansas City, MO
45 0168 0235 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Hunter Montgomery Chevy Chase, MD
46 0170 0089 2H G-2 258 T-5 - TJ Mons North Port, FL
47 0173 0044 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Dennis Madden Placerville, CA
48 0176 0007 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Curtis Supanchis Scottsdale, AZ
49 0180 0212 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Heath Aggen Tyler, TX
50 0183 0360 2H G-3 258 T-5 - Jaime Gonzalez  Daytona Beach, FL
51 0184 0110 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Ryan Taft Colorado Springs, CO
52 0188 0199 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Bill Ellis Cattersville, GA
53 0189 0222 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Barry Lasater Tulsa, OK
54 0193 0135 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Sky Myre St. Petersburg, FL
55 0199 0172 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Rob Johnson  Beaufort, NC
56 0202  0202 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Ron Robbins Tahlequah, OK
57 0203 0367 2H G-3 258 T-5 - Mark Sowder Brigham City, UT
58 0204 0162 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Allen Rudis Charleston, SC
59 0205 0108 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Todd Bailey Franklin, TN
60 0209 0347 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Raphael Mordo Bountiful, UT
61 0213 0121 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Earl Carrasco Albuquerque, NM
62 0217 0192 2H* G-2 258 T-5 Y ('16) Dan Probert Enterprise, OR
63 0218 0145 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Lee Smith Chickamauga, GA
64 0225 0344 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Dennis Lucas Pierre, SD
65 0230 0266 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Charles Hilborn Traskwood, AR
66 0231 0155 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Tim Keen Newark, DE
67 0234 0377 2H* G-3 258 T-5 - Maureen Spiegleman Denver, CO
68 0243 0229 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Chris Hoffsomer -
69 0250 0327 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Phil Eichler Whidbey Island, WA
70 0255 0276 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Gary Young Boise, ID
71 0256 0232 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Brian Kubin -
72 0258 0231 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Alan Vehrenkamp -
73 0260 0165 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Frank Gallucci Wakefield, RI
74 0262 0110 2H G-2 258 T-5 - John Bemis Naples, UT
75 0265 0286 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Neal Ford Dallas, TX
76 0266 0394 2H G-3 258 T-5 Y ('16) Manny - Prescot, AZ
77 0267 0374 2H* G-3 258 T-5 - Gary Catanzarite Delta, CO
78 0272 0340 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Mike Leinen NE, MT
79 0273 0111 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - - Plano, TX
80 0275 0337 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Michael Hoegerl Thompson Station, TN
81 0277 0259 2H G-2 258 T-5 Y ('09) - -
82 0278 0246 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Bret Baldwin Murphy, TX
83 0282 0283 2H G-2 258 T-5 Y ('13) - -
84 0287 0330 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Rande Ridenour  Sarasota, FL
85 0288 0211 2H G-2 258 T-5 - - -, KY
86 0289 0312 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Jake Rathsack Eugene, OR
87 0290 0371 2H G-3 - - - Ronnie Gooch LaGrange, GA
88 0301 0387 2H G-3 258 T-5 - B. Gentle -, OR
89 0305 0077 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Keith and Cindy Busch Westminster, CO
90 0306 0249 2H* G-2 258 T-5 Y ('17) - -
91 0313 0334 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Larry Bledsoe Homer, NE
92 0316 0209 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Scott and Carol Foltz North Pole, AK
93 0318 0216 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Robyn Messer -, OK
94 0319 0381 2H G-3 258 T-5 - Daniel C'deBaca Corrales, NM
95 0320 0354 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Will Hutta Hamilton, MI
96 0322 0350 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Douglas Grinder Hockessin, DE
97 0325 0391 2H G-3 258 T-5 - Jeff Page Elyria , OH
98 0328 0290 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Phillip Norton Little Rock, AR
99 0335 0239 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Matt Grogan Pilot Mountain, NC
100 0342 0280 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Lon Johnson Cary, IL
101 0346 0374 2H G-3 258 T-5 - Colby Miller Claflin, KS
102 0355 0179 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Daniel C'deBaca Corrales, NM
103 0365 0330 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Gunnar Hermansen Westport, WA
104 0367 0158 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Paul Carvalho Whitehouse Station, NJ
105 0373 0401 2H* G-3 258 T-5 - James Rogers Blue Springs, MO
105 0381 0118 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Jared Farmer Yuba City, CA
106 0387 0219 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Willie Bergmann Southern IL
107 0388 0320 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Bill Burkleo Salinas, CA
108 0401 0296 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Wes Abney Okeechobee, FL
109 0402 0253 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Kevin Clark Chandler, AZ
110 0404 0209 2H G-2 258 T-5   Colby Andrews Carthage, MO 
111 0405 0310 2H G-2 258 T-5 Y ('16) - Scituate, MA
112 0407 0303 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Wes Abney Okeechobee, FL
113 0411 0270 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Gian Luca Pisa, Italy
114 0412 0325 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Michael Bedgood Foley, AL
115 0413 0411 2H G-3 258 T-5 - Maciek Napierala Thousand Oaks, CA
116 0418 0408 2H G-3 258 T-5 - Jeep Addict Baton Rouge, LA
117 0421 0115 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Jeremy Tepper Tuscon, AZ
118 0427 0071 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Krik Brennan Nazareth, PA
119 0435 0226 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Jeff Gerdes Wichita, KS
120 0436 0357 2H G-3 258 T-5 - Brian and Clarence Temple Paris, TX
121 0437 0404 2H G-3 258 T-5 - Gary Orr Stockton, CA
122 0440 0300 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Ed Stolka Granbury, TX
The Mixed Group (Produced Mid-April through Mid-June 1982, Painted Topaz Gold or Olympic White)
123 0460 0438 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Paolo Fazzini Partita, Italy
124 0470 0451 2H* M-1 258 T-5 - Tony Harris Cottontown, TN
125 0475 0441 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Tom Brinegar III Wana, WV
126 0491 0458 9B M-1 258 T-5 - Andy and Betsy Zafiropoulos II Erie, PA
127 0494 0455 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Chance Blatt Miami, FL
128 0495 0465 9B M-1 258 T-5 - Scott Plummer Pelham, AL
129 0496 0475 9B M-1 258 T-5 - Eric - NJ
130 0500 0466 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Juan Delgado -, NJ
131 0514 0482 9B M-1 258 T-5 - Daron Young Carrollton, GA
132 0517 0489 9B* M-1 258 T-5 - Steve Sockey Poteau, OK
133 0521 0492 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Chris Mitchell -, NH
134 0525 0495 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Joe and Joyce Ruby (KC7GHT) Glendale, AZ
135 0532 0364 2H G-3 258 T-5 - Mickey Kamer Louisville, KY
136 0537 0497 2H M-1 - - - Kevin Briggs -
137 0539 0499 9B M-1 258 T-5 - John Misner Nova Scotia, Canada
138 0546 0491 9B M-1 258 T-5 - Merle Stein Florance, AL
139 0552 0492 2H M-1 258 999 - Justin Hamilton Anderson, TX
140 0555 0519 2H* M-1 258 T-5 - Peter Cyr Durham, ME
141 0559 0522 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Brody Hammond Erie, PA
142 0562 0542 2H* M-2 258 T-5 - Dan Martinez Valley Springs, CA
143 0564 0532 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Doug Steel Phoenix, AZ
144 0569 0529 2H  M-1 258 T-5 - Wyatt Willard Roy, UT
145 0571 0544 2H M-3 258 T-5 - Andree Guillemaud Allen, TX
146 0574 0549 2H M-3 258 T-5 - Andy Spencer Sunrise Beach, TX
147 0582 0553 9B M-3 258 T-5 - Allison & Nick Charter  Arbuckle, CA
148 0591 0556 9B M-3 258 T-5 - Todd Bailey Franklin, TN
149 0597 0563 2H M-3 258 T-5 - Yannis Makarigakis Greece
150 0605 0552 9B M-3 258 T-5 - Jason Shertick -, CA
151 0609 0577 2H M-3 258 T-5 - William Austin Fort Walton Beach, FL
152 0613 0566 9B* M-3 258 T-5 - John Anderson Flower Mound, TX
153 0620 0606 2H M-3 258 T-5 - Paul Boyd Tifton, GA
154 0623 0580 2H M-3 258 T-5 - Ryan Hegge Southern, CA
155 0624 0590 9B M-3 258 999 - David Atwater Stockton, CA
156 0626 0569 2H M-3 258 T-5 - Achim Eberle Lake Havasu, AZ
157 0627 0596 9B M-3 258 999 - Jeep Addict Baton Rouge, LA
158 0635 0593 9B M-3 258 999 - Ben Waltuck Boston, MA
159 0639 0627 2H M-4 258 T-5 - Dave Behrens Lake Elsinore, CA
160 0641 0579 2H M-3 258 T-5 -  Carl Winkler Jacksonville, FL
161 0644 0613 2H M-3 258 T-5   Dan Reeves Interlochen, MI
162 0645 0603 9B M-3 258 T-5 - Kris Knier Atlanta, GA
163 0646 0610 2H M-3 258 T-5 - Joseph Parra Castro Valley, CA
164 0647 0630 2H* M-3 258 T-5 - Kevin Cutler Deer Park, TX
165 0674 0623 2H M-4 258 T-5 - Christian Johnson Dallas, TX
166 0677 0586 9B M-3 258 999 - Stephen Booke Manteca, CA
167 0687 0581 2H M-3 258 T-5 - Scot Drake Cuero, TX
168 0688 0607 9B M-3 258 T-5 - Jeep Museum Milan, Itlay
169 0690 0583 2H* M-3 258 T-5 - Nico Azar -
170 0693 0573 9B M-3 258 T-5 - Larry Bledsoe Homer, NE
171 0696 0559 9B* M-3 258 T-5 - Brendan Chute New Brunswick, Canada
These Jambos May Have Been Specially Numbered
172 0701 0539 9B M-2 258 T-5 - Michael Hoegerl Thompson's Station, TN
173 0702 0020 2H* G-1 258 T-5 - Larry Kovacs Virginia Beach, VA
174 0751 0512 9B M-1 258 T-5 - Eric - -, NJ
These Confirmed Jambos Have Been Issued a New Badge Number by The Jambo Registry
175 0708 0310 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Terry Vithoulkas Raleigh, NC
176 0716 0617 2H M-4 258 T-5 - Chris Eisloeffel Pike County, PA
177 0721 0534 2H M-2 258 T-5 - Mark Smith Hobbs, NM
178 0724 0251 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Jeremy Tepper Vail, AZ
179 0729 0506 9B M-1 258 T-5 - Jim Chavez San Jose, CA
180 0730 0603 2H M-2 258 T-5 - Merle Stein Florance, AL
181 0734 0257 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Michael Hoegerl Thompson's Station, TN
These Confirmed Jambos are Missing Their Badge
182 42-392 0351 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Glenn & Mark Smylie Beaumont, TX

* = Has been repainted a non-original color. About 20% of Jambos have been repainted a non-original color
= Engine or tranny changed (as noted) to non-original spec (e.g., Chevy 350 or AMC 304/360)
-x = Jambo was parted out and was rebuilt (or is being rebuilt) using VIN tags and badge.
() = Jambo badge number is missing (e.g., it was stolen). If a 5-digit number is listed this is last five digits of VIN.

Likely Jambos (25, 19 are lost)

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. In some cases, we have not had any updates on these Jambos in several years. Jambo Bug
# Badge # Color VIN Batch Engine Tranny Lost Owner Location
1 0056 2H* G-1 258 T-5 Y (2010) - -
2 0057 2H X - - - Y (2010) - -
3 0061 2H G-1 258 T-5 Y (2014) - -
4 0079 2H X - - - Y (2014) - -
5 0101 2H X - 258 T-5 Y (2014) Dave Langer -
6 0141 2H X - - - - Sabrina Montgomery -
7 0148 2H X - - - Y (2010) Jason Albers Spring, TX
8 0156 2H X - - - Y (2010) Charles Albert Caroline County, VA
9 0158 2H X - - - Y (2009) - San Antonio, TX
10 0164 2H X - - - Y (2009) Jason Steiner Santa Maria, CA
11 0211 2H X - - - Y (2010) - Longview, TX
12 0221 2H X - - - - Nick Solvang -, WI
13 0233 2H X - - - - - Salida, CO
14 0324 2H G-2 258 T-5 Y (2009) - -
15 0331 2H X - - - - Tom R. -, ID
16 0376 2H X - - - Y (2009)  Ken Thompson Seattle, WA
17 0406 2H G-2 258 T-5 - Dean Jones Chicago, IL
18 0409 2H X - - - Y (2007) - San Diego, CA
19 0426 2H G-1 258 T-5 - Tim Lapaige Dubai
20 0433 2H G-2 258 T-5 Y (2015) Jose Cortez -
21 0463 2H X - - - Y (2010) Charles Albert Caroline County, VA
22 0485 2H X - - - - - -, NY
23 0577 2H X - - - Y (2015) Jeremiah King  Hanover, PA
24 0578 2H X M-3 258 T-5 - Tom Knepper -
25 0657 2H X - - - Y (2009) Jason Avelar San Diego, CA

* = Has been repainted a non-original color. About 20% of Jambos have been repainted a non-original color.
= Engine or tranny changed (as noted) to non-original spec (e.g., Chevy 350 or AMC 304/360)
() = 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 (57, 49 are lost)

The Jambos listed below have been deemed "Possible" by The Jambo Registry. In some cases, 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. In other cases, the Jambos were listed on the site many years ago, but we are no longer able to obtain any information about their status. We believe a signifficant fraction of these Jambos no longer exist and therefore do not include them in our official counts.  
# Badge # Color VIN Batch Engine Tranny Lost Owner Location
1 0014 -* X - - - Y (2010) - -
2 0023 -* X - - - Y (2007) Mike Courtney -
3 0036 2H* G-1 258 T-5 Y (2010) Dwayne Myer Silver Spring, MD
4 0044 2H X - 258 T-5 - Yaseen Ali Pakistan
5 0072 2H* G-1 258 T-5 Y (2016) - -
6 0076 2H* G-1 258 T-5 Y (2009) Daniel McCormick -, TX
7 0085 -* X - - - Y (2010) Angie Barba -
8 0090 - X - - - Y (2007) Becky Kesterson Collinsville, OK
9 0099 -* X - - - Y (2007) Bob Carey Stubridge, MA
10 0122 -* X - - - - Daniel - Fresno, CA
11 0123 2H* G-2 258 T-5 Y (2008) - Claremore, OK
12 0132 -* X - - - Y (2012) - Buchannon, WV
13 0137 2H X - - T-5 Y (2006) - -
14 0169 2H* X - - - Y (2010) - -, WY
15 0178 2H* G-2 258 T-5 Y (2014) - Callaway, MD
16 0182 - X - - - Y (2013) Shane Knisley -, TN
17 0194 -* X - - - Y (2010) - -
18 0198 - X - - - Y (2009) Andy5150 -
19 0227 2H X - - - Y (2009) Kyle Christiansen -
20 0254 - X - - - Y (2009) Casey McKelvey Dallas, TX
21 0257 2H X - - - Y (2007) Guns & Gold -
22 0298 - X - - - Y (2009) Mike Clancy Lander, WY
23 0299 2H X - - - Y (2002) - -
24 0300 2H* G-3 - - Y (2008) Don Parsons Durango, CO
25 0303 - G-2 258 T-5 Y (2010) Casey Stricklin -, AR
26 0310 -* G-1 258 T-5 - Jere Jackson -
27 0317 - X - - - - Chip Griffith -, CO
28 0357 2H X - 258 T-5 Y (2010) Scott Sheffield Monticello, FL
29 0359 -* X - - - Y (2013) - -
30 0370 - X - - - Y (2007) Dwyane Pillow Keene, TX
31 0371 - G-3 258 T-5 Y (2010) - -
32 0374 2H X - - - - Travis Winger Thermopolis, WY
33 0377 2H X - - - Y (2014) - -, FL
34 0417 2H* G-2 258 T-5 - Erin - Buellton, CA
35 0454 -* X - - - Y (2006) - Bolivar, MO
36 0471 2H X - - - Y (2003) - Morristown, TN
37 0478 2H M-1 258 T-5 - Pam Ray -, AL
38 0488 -* X - - - - - -, TX
39 0490 2H M-1 258 T-5 Y (2006) Greg - -
40 0511 9B X - - - Y (2008) Joe Nuccio Charlotte, NC
41 0531 2H X - - - Y (2009) Jim E. Carlton, OR
42 0573 2H X - 258 - Y (2020) - Stafford Springs, CT
43 0586 -* X - - - Y (2014) Adrian Garcia Mexico
44 0598 -* X - - - Y (2008) - Pennington, NJ
45 0661 2H X - - - - Chandler Roley Minette, AL
46 0671 -* X - - - Y (2010) - -
47 0692 2H X - - - Y (2008) - Salem, NH
48 (50143) 9B* M-1 258 T-5 Y (2013) William Pierson -
49 (51458) 9B M-1 258 T-5 Y (2008) John Pappas -
50 [xxx1] 9B X - - - Y (2015) - Bass Lake, IN
51 (xxx2) - X - - - Y (2010) - -, VA
52 [xxx4] 2H X - - - Y (2010) Brandon Deaver -
53 (xxx5) 2H X - - - Y (2013) Robin Wood -
54 [xxx7] 2H* X - - - Y (2012) - -, TX
55 [xxx8] 2H* X - - - Y (2010) - -, CA
56 [xxx10] 2H X - - - Y (2010) - Dover, PA
57 [xxx11] 2H X - - - Y (2010) Bobbie Hansen Ridgecrest , CA

* = Has been repainted a non-original color. About 20% 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 (18)

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. We also include Jambos that were reported to the site by there owners, but were sold many years ago.
# 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 0354 - Derby, KS Owner of #0315 claims friend owns #0354.
7 0364 - De Ridder, LA Mentioned in Jeep Classifieds in 2006.
8 0476 2H Twin Cities, MN Sold in 1990 and not seen since.
9 0483 - Rochester, NY Was wrecked in 1988 and then sold. Status unknown.
10 0492 9B Ft. Myers, FL Owner of #0511 says he saw this Jambo prior to 2008.
11 0549 - Winter Haven, FL Was reportedly sold to Red Sox player in 1990 to be used for hunting
12 0572 - - Emailed site in March 2020, but not pictures.
13 0694 - - Mentioned on CJ-8. No info available.
14 0615 - - Emailed site in 2006 claiming low mileage, no info ever provided.
15 0666 - Martins Ferry, OH Owner emailed site and said he scrapped this Jambo many years ago.
16 0683 - TX Owner of #0300 reported this as being in Moab.
17 [39626] - - Reported as being for sale. Could be one of the Jambos on this page.
18 [42251] -* West Columbia, TX Emailed site and said Jambo had been stolen. Did not know the badge number.

[] = 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 (15)

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 The Jambo Registry 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 numbering system is one of the primary attributes that makes Jambos unique. The Jambo will not be registered unless you go though The Jambo Registry. Fakes are easily spotted using our VIN database.

Please contact us if you are a registered Jambo owner and need a badge. We have a set of never-installed Jambo badges that we can use to reissue you a Jambo badge number. This is as close as you will ever get to having a factory-issued badge. If you have another badge you were thinking of using, we will consider that as trade-in. There is no reason to use scrapped or NOS badges from another source.
 
# Badge # Color VIN Batch Engine Tranny Owner/Found By Badge Holder Location
1 0093 2H G-1 258 T-5 - - Tippecande, IN
2 0098  - X - - - Badge was on fake CJ-5 Jambo -
3 0133 - - - - - Rich Dorfmeyer Jambo Registry Omaha, NE
4 0239 2H G-2 258 T-5 - - -
5 0269 2H X - - - 1982cj8 - Everett, WA
6 0315 2H X - - - Christian Rolison Christian Rolison Derby, KS
7 0461 9B X - - - Roger F. - Central FL
8 0477 2H  X - - - John Grivalsky - Sussex, Wisconsin
9 0489 2H   - - - - Jeep Addict -
10 0493 2H X - 258 T-5 David Chambers David Chambers Fernandina, FL
11 0568 2H X - - - Ray Lewis Jambo Registry Farmington, ME
12 0558 2H M-2 258 999 Rudy Miller Jambo Registry Findlay, OH
13 0633 2H M-4 258 999 Heath Aggen - Kilgore, TX
14 0670 2H M-5     Chuck Longwell Jambo Registry Upstate NY
15 [52003] 2H M-1 258 T-5 Rich Dorfman - Omaha, NE

-x = Jambo was parted out and is being rebuilt using VIN tags and badge.

Clone/Tribute/Fake Jambos (3)

Here we list known fake Jambos ("clone" and "tribute" are a euphemisms for fake). 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 The Jambo Registry 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 (13)

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 0002 2H M-1 Nathan Hudye  Canada
2 P 0044 2H X - Yaseen Ali Pakistan
3 C 0103 2H G-2 Alfredo Fiorentini Italy
4 C 0104 2H* G-2 Ramon Holguin Mexico
5 C 0157 2H G-1 Moetini Vial Monaco
6 C 0411 2H G-2 Gian Luca Italy
7 L 0426 2H G-1 Tim Lapaige Dubai
8 M 0460 2H M-1 Classic Car Invest Italy
9 C 0539 9B M-1 John Misner Canada
10 P 0586 -* X - Adrian Garcia Mexico
11 C 0597 2H M-3 Yannis Makarigakis Greece
12 C 0688 9B M-3 Bruno Tinelli Italy
13 C 0696 9B* M-3 Brendan Chute Canada

* = Has been repainted a non-original color. About 20% of Jambos have been repainted a non-original color.

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