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Name: Shift N Gears
Model: Motoryacht
Length: 56' 0" (17m)
Beam: 16' 0" (4.88m)
Year Built / Refit: 1996
Engines: 0 x MAN D2840le401
Staterooms: 3
Flag: BC
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1996 56' Johnson Motoryacht 


This 56' Johnson is one of a kind. This high quality vessel features 3 private staterooms with a private head for each. The 56' also includes 3 control stations and a galley down layout giving the appearance of a much larger salon. The master stateroom is aft and private from the rest.

This 56' Johnson has been well-kept and with very low hours. 


This 56’ Johnson features 3 staterooms and 3 head layout, a galley down with a dinette up. This 56 also features a huge salon with a lower running station, and stainless steel windows and door frames throughout. This boat is super clean and shows like a much newer vessel! 

Master Stateroom

The Master stateroom is aft and totally private from the rest of the boat. This full width stateroom is accessed from the Salon down a private stair case. There is walk in engine room access, as well as, a Slendid washer & dyer. The queen berth is center line with night stands- cabinets run down both sides of the cabin. There is a walk in closet to Port and a hanging locker to starboard. There is also a built in vanity on the starboard side. In addition there is a color flat screen TV, intercom system, stereo, and under water light controls. Aft is the en-suite fresh water head and shower.

VIP Stateroom, Forward

The VIP, which is often mistaken for the Master stateroom, is forward with a center line queen. Hanging lockers are on port and starboard side. There is drawer storage beneath the berth, as well as, outboard on port and starboard side. There is a color flat screen TV, intercom system, stereo and en-suite fresh water head, stall shower and built in vanity. Additional storage beneath the lift up berth & a skylight hatch over-head. 

Guest Stateroom, Midship

The guest stateroom is midship opposite of the galley on the starboard side. Twin berths with built in night stand, as well as, built in drawer storage under berths. There is a hanging locker on starboard side, a color flat screen TV, stereo, and intercom system. En suite fresh water head with stall shower.


This 56 features a U-style lounge with ottomans, storage in both lounge and ottomans. A LG Color Flat screen TV with a Bose Surround Sound System. There is AC & DC electrical panel with a lower helm station.


The galley is down on the port side, has solid surface counter tops and fresh water gauges. The Galley is equipped with a 4 drawer Sub-Zero under the counter fridge, Kenyon 3 burner cook top, Microwave Oven, Dishwasher and a Euro faucet with sprayer. 


The dinette is U-style seating with drawers beneath table and storage beneath settee.


  • Bimini Top with full enclosure
  • L shaped seating
  • Wet bar with Ice maker
  • Sun pad
  • 6 Man Life Raft
  • Furuno 48 mile radar
  • Garmin 5280 Plotter
  • Interphase side scan sonar
  • Compass
  • Hailer
  • Fusion Stereo
  • Anchor Control
  • Bow Thruster control
  • Standard Horizon VHF

Aft Deck

  • (2) Wing stations
  • Transom door to swim platform
  • Freedom boat lift
  • Teak aft deck table with (6) teak chairs
  • Stairs to Flybridge
  • Air door to main salon
  • Magna gas barbeque
  • 14’ Tender with 60HP outboard


  • Lower helm station is located on the starboard side across from the dinette with twin helm seat.
  • Muir Windlass control
  • ACR searchlight control
  • Simrad AP20 auto pilot
  • Tri-Data depth, speed log
  • Micro-commander electronic controls w/ synchronizer
  • Sea 156 VHF radio
  • Furuno 48 mile radar repeater
  • Intercom system
  • Fireboy fire controls switch
  • (6) bilge pump controls
  • Rudder angle indicator
  • Bow thruster control
  • High water alarm
  • Garmin 5208 plotter w/ weather radio
  • *Hynautic Steering*
  • Fuel tank gages
  • Closed circuit TV system
  • Trim tab controls

Electrical Equipment

  • 12 & 24 DC Systems
  • 220V AC
  • Northern Lights generator w/ 1790hrs
  • (11) Batteries w/ paralle switches
  • Sentry auto and manual battery charger
  • 24V DC system for bow thruster and Windlass
  • Glenndennings cable master w/ remote

Mechanical Equipment

  • Reverse cycle air conditioners
  • Halon fire control system
  • DC AC engine room lights
  • Engine room insulation
  • Dual racor filters for engines and generator
  • Strong hard shafts seals
  • Fresh water Headhunter toilets w/ macerators
  • Spare props
  • KVH satellite TV
  • Cable TV antenna
  • Engine oil transfer system
  • Back up fresh water system
  • Air compressor
  • Water maker

Deck Equipment

  • Swim platform w/ ladder
  • Muir Windlass
  • Fresh and raw water wash down, forward and aft
  • Navigational lights
  • Walk-around  decks
  • S/S Oval hand rails
  • S/S Plow anchor
  • Fridge-bar refrigerator on aftdeck
  • Underwater lights