1988 Symbol Super Sedan

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Owners have diligently maintained and upgraded substantially throughout the past 20 plus years of ownership and are now retiring from boating.

This 53 Symbol features a spacious cockpit, large salon and upper galley with two forward staterooms with ensuite heads.

Custom hard top enclosed flybridge with heating.

2017 Webasto diesel-fired hot water furnace

Maxwell 3500 windlass

Engine rebuilt in 2014
Twin Caterpillar 3208 TA 425hp diesel engines (rebuilt with two new long block engines in 2014 - currently app 840 hours since rebuild)
Additional aft flybridge docking stations with with ZF Micro Commander electronic single-lever engine controls

12" Bow and 10" stern thrusters
Remote control fwd/aft walk around
From bow or stern with fwd aft and side thrust
2 spare propellers and 2 spare shafts

Onan 12.5 KW generator plus additional light duty Kubota generator
120V AC System
Outback 2500 W inverter/charger
12V DC System
Furuno 16 and 48 mile radar
Furuno AIS0735, Raymarine S631, ComNav autopilot,
ICOM IC-M502 and IC-M504 VHF both with command mics
ICOM SSB700 Pro single side band radio
Furuno FCV585 depth sounder
Micro Commander control
ZF back up manual controls
Apelco loud hailer
AIS track system
Interphase Probe forward scanning sonar depth sounder
Windshield washer system
Panasonic Touch book laptop with Nobletec Navigation software
Cell booster
Custom swim grid
2 stern scuppers
New Rub rails
1 Bar crossing Racor fuel system

(2) 500Kw flood lights w bridge remote controls and (6) 50Kw flood lights

(6) AW House 225 amp batteries

Village Marine Tec reverse osmosis water maker
Reverse cycle heat and air conditioning, diesel hydronic furnace and bus heating system
Newer custom stainless steel sliding salon doors
High pressure water system

Tackle center

Includes tender: 2007 Boston Whaler 110 Sport with a Yamaha 15hp four stroke (never used)
Nick Jackson electric tender crane on foredeck


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LOA 53 ft
Beam 16.33 ft
Maximum Draft 4.75 ft
Dry Weight 62,000 lb
Hull Fiberglass
Heads 2
Double Berths 2
Cabins 2
Fuel 540 gallon
Water 200 gallon
Holding 50 gallon
Engines: 2
Engine Total Power: 850 hp
Engine 1
Engine Brand Caterpillar
Engine Model 3208 TA
Engine Type Inboard
Engine Fuel Type diesel
Location Port
Engine Hours 1016
Drive Type Direct
Engine Power 425 horsepower
Engine 2
Engine Brand Caterpillar
Engine Model 3208 TA
Engine Type Inboard
Engine Fuel Type diesel
Location Starboard
Engine Hours 1018
Drive Type Direct
Engine Power 425 horsepower

Galley and Appliances

Bright galley up, functional U-shape Corian countertop

Dual recessed sink
Princess electric stove and oven
Sunbeam micowave oven
NovaKool  full height refrigerator
Waeco 3.7 cu/ft chest freezer
Combo-Matic washer/ dryer


Full custom hardtop, four sided enclosed skylounge with heating

Trolling valves

Remote engines and thrusters control

AIS tracking system integrated into laptop navigation system

Windshield wipers and washer system

Sleeps 2 on opposing port starboard upholstered benches

Custom aft chart table and rod racks

Aft flybridge steering/docking station (aft bridge deck located to starboard)


Additional Information

Oil change system

Beaufort BDC 6 man liferaft (provisioned)

3 - 8000 gph bilge pumps for emergency water evacuation

Spare parts included and extra equipment:

Main engine starter motor

Onan genset starter motor

Headhunter domestic water pump

Macerator pump

Assorted filters, V belts, assorted hoses, main engine diesel injectors, water maker filters, sea strainer bowls, Kubota fuel pump