1988 Chaparral 278 XLC For Sale

$22,500
$12,500
Stock #026852 -
Inactive
Inactive
$12,500
$22,500

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Boat Details

Year:
1988
Type:
Power
Brand:
Chaparral
Category:
Express Cruisers/Cruiser
Model:
278 XLC
Length (LOA):
27' 8"
Beam:
8' 6"
Min. Draft:
30"
Max. Draft:
42"
Trailer:
1996 Manning
Stock #:
026852
Location:
Traverse City, Michigan
Status:
Inactive
Engine Details
Count:
2
Year:
1988
Brand:
Mercruiser
Model:
3.7 Liter
Size (each):
165 hp
Hours:
610
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
"Classic cruiser!!! Put her in the water and cruise today!!"

They just don't build them this solid any more.

Heavy duty classic cruiser. Built for durability. Cruise in comfort and style onboard this full sized family cruiser. Teak accents throughout. Privacy curtains separate all three sleeping areas. Port engine and both outdrives rebuilt in 2011. Ne...more

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1988 Chaparral 278 XLC Cruiser in Traverse City, Michigan

Stock #026852

Although located in Canada, due to Canadian regulations, this boat is not available for sale to potential buyers in Canada.

They just don't build them this solid any more.

Heavy duty classic cruiser. Built for durability. Cruise in comfort and style onboard this full sized family cruiser. Teak accents throughout. Privacy curtains separate all three sleeping areas. Port engine and both outdrives rebuilt in 2011. New voltage regulator on both engines. Full camper canvas enclosure in great condition. Full custom, heavy duty winter cover. Trailer tires and axle bearings replaced in 2012. Batteries and onboard charging system replaced in 2012.

Information On Condition

Meticulously cared for vessel. Trailer serviced with new axle bearings and tires in 2012.



***I have not inspected this vessel in person. Pictures and details have been provided by the owner, please do not hesitate to contact me with any specific questions you may have that are not covered in the listing***

Approximate boat location: Traverse City, Michigan

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Basic Details
Year:
1988
Type:
Power
Brand:
Chaparral
Category:
Express Cruisers/Cruiser
Model:
278 XLC
Length (LOA):
27' 8"
Hours:
610
(Port engine rebuilt in 2011 and has 30 hours)
Stock #:
026852
Location:
Traverse City, Michigan
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
2
Year:
1988
Brand:
Mercruiser
Model:
3.7 Liter
Hours:
610
(Port engine rebuilt in 2011 and has 30 hours)
Size (each):
165 hp
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Fuel Tank:
120 gals
Propeller:
Aluminum
Drive Make:
Mercruiser
Drive Model:
Alpha I
Drive Type:
Stern Drive
Config.:
Inboard/Outboard
Heat Exchanger:
Trim Indicator:
Trim Tabs:
Fuel Tank Location:
Under Cockpit
Engine Location:
Under Cockpit
Hand Rails:
Teak And Stainless Steel.
Propulsion:
Stern Drive
Cockpit Type:
Open
Steering:
Hydraulic Power On Starboard. Includes Materials To Add Power To Port Engine.
Starting Type:
Electric
Cooling System:
Closed Loop W/heat Exchangers
Passenger Capacity:
8 Passengers
Engine Cylinders:
4 Cylinder
Holding Tanks:
20 Gallon, Heavy Duty. Replaced In 2001,
Fuel Tank:
120 Gallons
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
27' 8"
Beam:
8' 6"
Min. Draft:
30"
Max. Draft:
42"
Weight:
5,100 lbs
Water Capacity:
40 gals
Waste Capacity:
20 gals
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Compass:
Depth Instrument:
Fish Finder:
Fuel Gauge:
Knotmeter:
Loran:
Navigation Lights:
Speed Instrument:
Tachometer:
VHF:
Windshield Wipers:
Spotlight:
Hand Held
Deck Features
Canvas:
Captain's Chair:
Cockpit Carpet:
Cockpit Seating:
Cooler:
Bimini:
Eisenglass:
Full Enclosure:
Mooring Lines:
Rub Rails:
Ski Tow Eyes:
Swim Ladder:
Swim Platform:
Windshield:
Wrap Around Eisenglass:
Non-skid Deck:
Camper Canvas W/screens:
Replaced In 2000. Excellent Condition. Very Little Use.
Custom Cover:
Heavy Duty Winter Cover
Anchor:
Bow And Stern
Cockpit upholstery replaced.
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Fire Extinguisher:
Bilge Pump:
3 Bilge Pumps
ElectricalElec. Components
AC Electric Panel:
Accessory Switches:
Alternator:
Battery Switch:
Cockpit Lighting:
Engine Kill Switch:
Gauges:
Horn:
Inverter:
Ship's Power (12v DC):
Shore Power (110v. AC:
Speakers:
Stereo:
Transducer:
Volt Meter:
Water Temperature Gauge:
Battery Charger:
New In 2012. Quad Pro.
Battery Location:
Engine Compartment
Shore Power Cords:
All Included
Battery:
4 Batteries. Replaced In 2012.
Trailer IncludedIncl.
Included:
Yes
Year:
1996
Make:
Manning
Material:
Galvanized
# Axles:
2
# Brakes:
1
Brake Type:
Surge
Spare Tire:
Yes
Breakaway Hitch:
No
Our company makes no claim of road worthiness of trailer. If not maintained adequately, it may not be fit for travel. We recommend a thorough inspection prior to purchase.
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
8
# Cabins:
1
Sleep. Capacity:
6
# Berths:
3
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Bimini Top:
Cabin Appointments:
Cabin Lighting:
Cabinets:
Carpet:
Countertops:
Curtains:
Dinette:
Drink Holders:
Fridge:
Galley:
Handbasin:
Head:
Hot Water System:
Pressurized Water System:
Shower:
Sink:
Stove:
Table:
Flooring:
Teak And Holly Sole
Berth:
3 Berths. Sleeps 6.
ConstructionConst. Features
Designer:
Chaparral
Hull Shape:
Deep Vee
Exterior Color:
Black/white/peachwood
Interior Color:
Cream/mauve
Bottom Paint:
Bow Pulpit:
Engine Cooling:
Closed Loop
Propeller:
2 Spare Props
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