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To the folks who are taking delivery of their Lightnings in early May and opted for the Power Back Up option, has anyone taken delivery of that charger yet??
Supposedly, according to Ford, the owners should be taking delivery of those chargers.
Ford hasn't released any info on that subject lately. Any info??
 

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I remember hearing that it'll come with the truck just like the mobile charger.
 

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Ford isn’t going to just send everyone who orders a truck with the ER battery a charger worth a couple of grand. They don’t even know if you will actually buy the truck.

I think the only way to get it in advance is to schedule the installation through Sun Run.
 

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I did not use SunRun to install my solar panels. I don't have SunRun equipment in my home. I have Enphase batteries and a Grid Switch. So....kindly SunRun cannot help me with the installation. So, I have to wait until Enphase has a patch for my system. In the meantime I am going to wire the charger as usual. Nice to have the charger installed prior to the trucks arrival at my place.
 

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Ford isn’t going to just send everyone who orders a truck with the ER battery a charger worth a couple of grand. They don’t even know if you will actually buy the truck.
Bureaucratic things don't happen overnight, but one way to accomplish this would be to collect an additional deposit (and necessary legalese) on the Lightning order at the dealer side to offset the cost of the Charge Station Pro.
 

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I did not use SunRun to install my solar panels. I don't have SunRun equipment in my home. I have Enphase batteries and a Grid Switch. So....kindly SunRun cannot help me with the installation. So, I have to wait until Enphase has a patch for my system. In the meantime I am going to wire the charger as usual. Nice to have the charger installed prior to the trucks arrival at my place.
I think what he's trying to say is, no one that has a Lightning on order has paid for it. Therefore they haven't paid for the Ford Charger Pro Station. It is worth at least 1000 bucks. Why would they send that to you before you have the truck?
 

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I understand. I was proactive with my Mach E. I will be proactive with my truck also. No worries. I am not complaining. I would be nice to have the equipment ahead of time and plug it in as soon as it comes home.
I am in preparations mode now.
 

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I believe they are supposed to contact buyers a week or two before Lightning delivery, to deliver or schedule installation of the charger so it could match up with the truck delivery. Either way my solar company is doing the install and is running the wiring so when my Lightning is here they can hang the charger and be done. I believe there is a pdf out there for those that aren’t using SunRun for their installation or the home integration. Works fine for me since I already have solar and battery backup and the ev charger install is included in my solar/battery install.
 

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To the folks who are taking delivery of their Lightnings in early May and opted for the Power Back Up option, has anyone taken delivery of that charger yet??
Supposedly, according to Ford, the owners should be taking delivery of those chargers.
Ford hasn't released any info on that subject lately. Any info??
I'm going to say NO one is getting units from SunRun for a bit. I forced the issue with them and I was told that IT issues are preventing them putting out quotes. I know that is not true. I see many other people getting quotes. So I do not know why it is going on 4 weeks and SunRun can't put a quote out. A local company turned it around in 1 day.
 
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