Ford Escape: Cargo Area Features - Driver Controls - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Cargo Area Features

Liftgate
• To open the liftgate window, unlock the liftgate (with the power door locks or the remote entry) and press the right side control button located under the license plate lamp shield. • To o ...

Cargo shade (if equipped)
If your vehicle has a cargo shade, you can use it to cover items in the cargo area of your vehicle. To install the shade: • Insert the ends of the cargo shade into the mounting features loc ...

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Backing up near a projecting object
Backing up near a projecting object The vehicle may seem to nearly clear the object in the display. However, the vehicle may hit the object if it projects over the actual backing up course. ...

Conditions affecting operation
The smart key system uses weak radio waves. In the following situations, the communication between the electronic key and the vehicle may be affected, preventing the smart key system and wireless re ...

Installing the cover
1. Press the end piece on one side of the cargo area cover into the retaining bracket in the side panel of the cargo area 1. 2. Do the same on the opposite side 2. 3. Press both sides of the cov ...