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2008 Cabo 45 Express Los Suenos Edition


Panama City, Florida, United States
  • 1 Staterooms
  • 1 Heads
  • 2 Engines

This 2008 45 Cabo Express Yacht "Sea J's Passion" is one of the world's most iconic brands-incorporating one of the driest rides, great speed, and an over-sized cockpit. Sea J's Passion has all the components to fish or cruise the waters. 

Updated Services and New Items Installed

Buff & Wax

New Curtains

New Cockpit Cover

Paint & Bottom Job

New Freezer (Fish Box)

New Batteries – June 2016

Rebuilt Gen-Set –June 2016

Fusion Stereo, New Amps and (12) Speakers

New Coaming & Bolster Pads in Cockpit and Tower


  • Last updated May 21st, 2021
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Quick Specs

Country: United States
Category: Sport Fishing
Model: 45 Express Los Suenos Edition
Model Year: 2008


Cabins: 1
Heads: 1
Sleeps: 4

Hull Information

Hull Material: Fiberglass


Length: 45 ' (13.00M)
Draft: 4' 2" (1.216M)
Beam: 18' 8" (5M)


Cruising Speed: 30 Knots
Fuel Capacity: 800 G. L.
Water Capacity: 100 G. L.
Holding Tank: 28 G. L.


Engine 1

Engine Make: MAN
Engine Model: V10
Engine Year: 2008
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 1,100
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 0

Engine 2

Engine Make: MAN
Engine Model: V10
Engine Year: 2008
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 1,100
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 0



  • Teak and Holly sole UPGRADE
  • AC duplex outlet/GFI protected
  • Access hatch to bilge
  • Air conditioning/heating 16,000 BTU, AC
  • Carpet, removable, deep-pile
  • Deck hatch, retractable shade
  • Entertainment center, Bose Lifestyle® 38 system, AM/FM/CD/DVD
  • Fabrics and coverings, fine selection throughout
  • Interior wood, teak, satin finish
  • Latches, positive, cabinet doors and drawers
  • Lighting, recessed halogen
  • Lighting, DC and AC
  • Port lights (2), port
  • TV, flat screen


  • (2) Custom teak wine racks holds (4) bottles each
  • Teak and Holly sole UPGRADE
  • AC duplex outlet GFI protected
  • Cook top, ceramic, two burners, recessed with Corian® cover
  • Corian® countertop with custom Corian® sea rails
  • Freezer chest, 4.5 cu. ft.
  • Garbage disposal
  • Latches, positive, cabinet doors and drawers
  • Microwave/Convection oven
  • Pullout stainless steel rack shelves
  • Refrigerator/Freezer, Sub-Zero® with pullout drawers
  • Sink, deep, molded-In
  • Storage, compartments and drawers throughout
  • Trash storage compartment
  • Under cabinet lighting, recessed halogen, AC

Foward Stateroom

  • AC duplex outlet/GFI protected
  • Air conditioning/heating, 7,000 BTU
  • Access to anchor rope/chain locker
  • Berth, double, island-style, 5" mattress, bunk cover
  • Clock, flush-mount
  • Foredeck hatch with retractable shade
  • Latches, positive, cabinet doors and drawers
  • Lighting, recessed halogen, AC and DC
  • Lockers, hanging, cedar-lined, port and starboard
  • Storage, compartments and large drawers below bed
  • Storage, rod lockers (2), with horizontal rod racks, eight rod capacity
  • TV/CD/DVD/MP3, (2) speakers

Guest Stateroom-Port

  • Air conditioning
  • Dresser with custom wall mounted mirror
  • Lighting, overhead, AC and DC
  • Lighting, reading, DC
  • Berths (2), single


  • AC duplex outlet/GFI protected
  • Corian® countertop
  • Custom vanity with storage cabinet
  • Designer faucets and shower fixtures
  • Mirror Head, Sealand Vacuflush, electric
  • Latches, positive, cabinet doors and drawers
  • Lighting, recessed halogen, AC/DC
  • Sink, Corian®, custom
  • Shower stall, with automatic shower sump pump
  • Toiletry storage cabinet, Corian® framed with sliding mirror doors
  • Ventilation hatch in deck


  • Console cover, canvas
  • Compass, with light, flush-mounted
  • Engine Instrument panel, custom with an audible warning system and hour meters
  • Fire and bilge water level alarms, audible
  • Helm wheel, stainless steel
  • Navigation and electronics panel
  • Palm Beach pod, mounted, single lever electronic controls
  • Switch panels, custom, stainless steel
  • New DRS overhead LED lights

Helm Deck

  • The helm on the CABO 45 Express reflects Its larger size with more room for both pilot and passengers, The 45's bridge deck is simply huge, It can easily accommodate a cruising party of 15 to 20, This CABO Is the LOS SUENOS special edition and was built without a windshield to allow the boaters to feel the tropical breeze while cruising.
  • The helm has a full Isinglass enclosure and 30,000 BTU A/C systems to keep you cool as well. The custom-designed fiberglass console has more than enough room to flush mount all of your electronics.
  • Teak decking
  • Companion seat, Stidd, matching, mounted on starboard cabinet
  • Companionway door, sliding, opaque with white acrylic
  • Helm seat, Stidd, adjustable, with vinyl-covered high-density foam cushions, pedestal-mounted
  • L-shape lounge, portside and aft with lockable rod storage beneath
  • Molded fiberglass helm deck, with large removable engine service hatch
  • Stereo speakers with volume control
  • Tackle cabinet and storage area to starboard, with Icemaker
  • Cockpit AC 30,000 BTU
  • New DRS overhead LED lights

Helm Electronics and Navigational Equipment

  • Furuno NAVNET VX2 1964CBB Radar/Chartplotter 25kW, 72NM
  • Furuno BBFF3 network sounder with dual-frequency 11213 kW
  • Furuno CA 50/200 R199 Transducer 2kw, 50/200 kHz
  • Furuno MU155C 15 SXGA Color LCD monitor
  • Garmin 7015 GPS plotter
  • Furuno RD30 Digital Depth/Temp display
  • Simrad AP2621 Autopilot System
  • lcom: M604 VHF/Hailer
  • Oceanic audio stereo with separate battery bank power supply
  • (9) JL Audio speakers
  • Fusion tuner with (4) remotes
  • Trim labs
  • Compass' Starts/stops
  • 12v Lighter
  • Wired remote stereo control

Pipe Welders and Tuna Tower

  • Tuna Tower-Double Rail Pipe Welders 4' gap lower, polished pipe, 6'6" under rod locker above helm deck
  • Sunshade, lower, 72" molded lop, polished
  • Compass, flush-mounted Ritchie model F82, black
  • Platform, standing, molded
  • Quartz Lights 110V, two In one pod, molded
  • Light, hook up only, two quartz lights
  • Anchor run lights
  • LED NAV Red/Green molded, USCG and ABYC approved
  • LED NAV stern molded, USCG and ABYC approved
  • Teaser reels, US9, Super 24V, wireless remote control, without handle
  • Lights recessed LED, red and white
  • Handrail, molded lip on sides of hardtop
  • Outrigger auto-lock assembly, manual
  • Outrigger bridge release, aft laydown
  • Center rigger, pipe welders’ tapered pole 15'
  • Overhead rod locker installed in hardtop, large
  • Radar pod, extended rod locker, teaser reels
  • Horns
  • Rod holder, pipe welders installed at bimini
  • Full strata glass enclosure
  • Control box low pro-2007
  • Outrigger 38' 3-spreader, pipe welders’ bridge release, solid arm
  • Single lever controls with reverse pod
  • Painted bottom side of molded lop, Fighting Lady Yellow
  • New tower cushions/backrest
  • New trim lab switches installed
  • Hydraulic steering


  • CABO Yachts has made an unparalleled reputation for Itself In the sportfishing community by combining groundbreaking Innovative design with a near-fanatical commitment to quality. The CABO 45 Express Is the next step forward for CABO; its larger size and luxurious accommodations are designed to provide sport fishermen, who recognize the benefits of the CABO name, with the world-class Sportfisher they deserve.
  • The design of the Cabo 46 is truly bulletproof. From the fiberglassed and bronze through-bolted hull-to-deck Joint to the custom all-fiberglass construction of the fuel lank, the CABO Is designed to easily outlast even the harshest of conditions and cruise away unscathed.
  • Hull color, Fighting Lady Yellow
  • Boot stripling; black
  • Bottom paint, black
  • Hull, inside, finished white LP paint
  • ISO/NPG gel coat finish
  • Molded fiberglass construction using premium vinyl ester resins and biaxial stitched fabric reinforcement; solid fiberglass bottom construction; Core construction from chine to sheer (vacuum-bagged)
  • Stainless steel rub strip on face of white high-density PVC rub rail
  • Trim labs, fully recessed


  • CABO has designed the 45 Express to offer unmatched luxury as an express cruiser, but the big CABO doesn't stop there. The heart of this yacht is still very much that of a dedicated sport fisher The 45 Express comes standard with every fishing amenity even the most demanding angler could want.
  • The 15'8" beam offers almost 100 square feet of fish-fighting room. As with all of the CABO sport fishers, the 45's foredeck is covered in a diamond pattern nonskid surface Imported from England.
  • Even under the wettest conditions, you'll be able to cast from the pulpit with confidence and security. A large In-transom Iivewell has a large clear Lucite window that allows you to easily check on the condition and supply of live bait, and your thighs will appreciate the transom's heavily padded leading edge.
  • Tremendous fish boxes are built into the cockpit sole, both to port and starboard, which are equipped with gas shock controlled hatches and CABO's famous airtight seals.
  • Aluminum reinforcing plate installed for mounting fighting chair
  • Bail prep center portside, sink, rigging board and tackle storage fitted with a custom lid, gas spring, full-Length stainless steel piano hinge, and lockable custom latches
  • Bail tank, 48-gallons, molded into transom, with window UPGRADE
  • Courtesy lighting under gunwales
  • Door to engine room with ladder from cockpit
  • Fish boxes (2), large capacity, insulated, macerator pump-out system
  • Chill plate, port fish box UPGRADE
  • Gunwale padding, high-density foam, while vinyl-covered
  • Hatches, lazarette and fish boxes, heavy-duty, gasket seals, drains, gutters and full-length stainless steel piano hinge and custom latch
  • Rod-gaff racks, starboard
  • Rod holders (7)
  • Scuppers, self-bailing
  • Storage boxes under gunwale (2)
  • Transom door with top gate, extreme-duty, polished stainless steel hardware
  • Wash-down, freshwater, starboard
  • Wash-down, saltwater, port
  • Freezer in Icebox UPGRADE
  • Transom gale dive ladder
  • Custom speaker box cockpit for cockpit JL audio speakers

Deck Equipment

  • Anchor roller assembly, recessed, custom, stainless steel
  • Bow pulpit, Integral molded fiberglass
  • Custom deck rails aluminum
  • Deck surface, molded-In, non-skid
  • Forward mooring cleats (2), stainless steel
  • Molded fiberglass using polyester resin, biaxial stitched fabric reinforcement vacuum-bagged core construction
  • Molded-in white gel coat finish
  • Saltwater washdown forward in custom molded locker
  • Spring line cleats (4), custom
  • Stern cleats, stainless steel
  • Stern hawse pipes, stainless steel

Canvas Options

  • Cockpit flyer from hardtop to transom with shockcord and pins
  • Full bridge cover using enclosure track with its own zipper rope
  • Tower instrument cover
  • Tower seat, returns and back rest covers
  • Cockpit pole flyer with aluminum adjustable poles
  • All pieces are Lite Stamoid White

Teak Options

  • Teak decking on helm deck
  • Teak on steps between helm and cockpit
  • Teak decking on cockpit

Factory Options

  • Fighting Lady Yellow hull color
  • Interior Teak and Holly sole
  • Icebox freezer plate
  • Refrigeration plates, 110V
  • Window in bait tank
  • 15kW Westerbeke generator
  • Double Stidd helm chair
  • Icemaker in Starboard helm drawer
  • Helm deck A/C 30,000 BTU
  • Watermaker 700 gal/day with new touch screen control
  • Auxiliary distribution panel
  • Propsmith prop tool
  • Two 12V downrigger receptacles
  • Insta hot galley water
  • Teak cap on windshield receiver
  • Recessed electronics box molded into helm with Plexiglass

Electrical System

  • 15-kW freshwater-cooled diesel generator with seawater strainer, remote start and digital panel, water lift muffler, safety shutdown system, sound enclosure
  • 50' shore power cord with retractable Glendinning Cable Master, 22 ', 50 amp
  • Battery charger, 50 amp with thermal cut out
  • Battery on/off switches, vapor-proof
  • Bonding system
  • Cable TV/Telephone connection, cockpit, shore connection, one (1) outlet-salon
  • Central vacuum
  • Distribution panel, custom, AC electrical, with line voltage and load meter, reverse polarity light
  • Distribution panel, custom, DC electrical, with battery voltage and load meter
  • Electronic supply at helm, 24V DC and 12V DC at 50 amps
  • Horn, dual air trumpet
  • Lights, engine room, AC and DC
  • Lights, interior, AC and DC
  • Lights, navigation, international, uninstalled for future mounting on arch, hardtop or tower
  • Receptacles GFI protected, throughout cabin
  • Bonding system with transom zinc plate
  • (6) Batteries installed, (1) Charger

Engine and Mechanical Equipment

  • MAN-V10 1100 HP common rail UPGRADE
  • 15kw Westerbeke generator UPGRADE
  • Bilge, white LP finished
  • Bilge pumps (5), four automatic/manual, and one automatic
  • Double constant torque stainless steel clamps on engine exhaust hoses
  • Double hose clamps on all hose fittings, stainless steel
  • Electric fuel priming pumps
  • Electronic controls with trolling valves, engine synchronizer and backup controls
  • Engine-driven emergency bilge pump diverter, on one engine
  • Engine alarm system
  • Engine room liner, white gelcoat finished
  • Engine room blowers (2), DC
  • Engine room ventilation fan, AC
  • Fire extinguishing system, automatic
  • Freshwater cooling, main engines
  • Freshwater hose bib
  • Freshwater pump, AC with backup freshwater pump, DC
  • Fuel lines, metal braided, fire-retardant
  • High water bilge alarms (3)
  • Holding tank, with warning lights, macerator and dockside discharge
  • Oil change system, main engines, generator and transmission
  • Propeller shafts, double taper, couplers, high-strength stainless steel Propellers, 5-blade VEEMS
  • Power steering
  • Rudders, bronze, high-strength, installed with high load bearings (Iowfriction, precise control)
  • Sea cocks, UL approved for marine application, bronze, fitted on all thru-hulls below waterline
  • Stuffing boxes, drip-less lip seal type
  • Water heater, 11-gallon, AC, stainless steel
  • Water intake scoops, bronze, high-speed, with integral seawater strainer
  • Shaft seals and cutlass bearings
  • (2) Engine room lights


  • Owners personal Property


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

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