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I know this was somewhere in here but, I can't find it. I just got a 2020 Escape SE. The sales woman promised a cargo cover. That came in but they don't know how to install it. I saw a few pics of it already installed in here. I searched a lot of different ways but, still couldn't find it. Can someone either point me in the right direction or put a pic of yours already installed?

Any help is greatly appreciated!!
 

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I know this was somewhere in here but, I can't find it. I just got a 2020 Escape SE. The sales woman promised a cargo cover. That came in but they don't know how to install it. I saw a few pics of it already installed in here. I searched a lot of different ways but, still couldn't find it. Can someone either point me in the right direction or put a pic of yours already installed?

Any help is greatly appreciated!!
I know this was somewhere in here but, I can't find it. I just got a 2020 Escape SE. The sales woman promised a cargo cover. That came in but they don't know how to install it. I saw a few pics of it already installed in here. I searched a lot of different ways but, still couldn't find it. Can someone either point me in the right direction or put a pic of yours already installed?

Any help is greatly appreciated!!
Welcome to the board. I do not have that model. However, if it is setup like my 2016 and 2018, there should be indentations on the left and right side near the rear seat top looking from the back that the cover assembly fits into. My assembly is spring loaded and requires just a litttle side movement to allow it to fit into those indentations. Ii could be different for the 2020.
 

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....However, if it is setup like my 2016 and 2018....Ii could be different for the 2020.
Totally new design for the 2020....I ordered the cargo shade with my vehicle....it came installed. Hopefully this helps. IIRC there’s a post on this forum saying the clips don’t come standard without the shade....I don’t know if that’s true or what thread it was on. Btw unbelievable that a dealer doesn’t know this....push them harder to do their job!

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I know this was somewhere in here but, I can't find it. I just got a 2020 Escape SE. The sales woman promised a cargo cover. That came in but they don't know how to install it. I saw a few pics of it already installed in here. I searched a lot of different ways but, still couldn't find it. Can someone either point me in the right direction or put a pic of yours already installed?

Any help is greatly appreciated!!
See my post #42 under topic " Things you don’t like about the 2020+ Escapes " in the 4G Ford Escape General Discussion .
 

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To attach the cargo shade you’ll need to either:

1) replace 2 or 3 entire interior trim panels (depending if it is using the new updated gate hooks from jon_688’s references post, or the original clip style earlier in that thread).

2) have the files referenced earlier in that thread printed on a 3D printer and attach them. (If you do this, make sure they’re printed out of a material that can withstand interior car heat in summer).

since the dealer sold it to you and ordered the cover promising to make it work, you might be able to put them on the hook for replacing the necessary trim panels.
 

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FWIW, inability to install options isn't limited to the cargo cover. I have a factory-installed block heater whose harness was not routed before delivery. The dealer is clueless; their "solution" uses 1/2 the harness mounting clips, and the plug is not accessible with the hood closed. It's not hard to see where it's supposed to go....

Best of luck!

Stay well,
Frank
 

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To attach the cargo shade you’ll need to either:

1) replace 2 or 3 entire interior trim panels (depending if it is using the new updated gate hooks from jon_688’s references post, or the original clip style earlier in that thread).

2) have the files referenced earlier in that thread printed on a 3D printer and attach them. (If you do this, make sure they’re printed out of a material that can withstand interior car heat in summer).

since the dealer sold it to you and ordered the cover promising to make it work, you might be able to put them on the hook for replacing the necessary trim panels.
Thanks!! Bought the car as long as it had one. Sales lady promised it would happen. Now, they have the shade and are ordering the rest of the parts and will install them. She said all together, it was around $600.
 

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Thanks!! Bought the car as long as it had one. Sales lady promised it would happen. Now, they have the shade and are ordering the rest of the parts and will install them. She said all together, it was around $600.
Hopefully dealer is picking up all costs for you to have one if it was part of the new car sale. Anything in writing?
 

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Thanks!! Bought the car as long as it had one. Sales lady promised it would happen. Now, they have the shade and are ordering the rest of the parts and will install them. She said all together, it was around $600.
hopefully, you’re not being charged more than approximately $150 for the cover itself and they’re eating the rest of those charges. $600 does sound about right for the amount of panels needed.

adding the cargo shade during a “build your own” of the car is about $140.The shade itself can be purchased online for prices varying between $112(what I paid) up to $180(MSRP)
 
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