97278 AutoMind Programmer

INSTALL INSTRUCTIONS
Part #s 66410, 66411, 66412

Banks AutoMind® Programmer 1999-2019 Ford, Diesel/Gas (except Motorhome or Cab & Chassis)
1999-2016 Chevy/GMC Trucks Diesel/Gas, (except Motorhome or Cab & Chassis)
1998-2014 Dodge, Ram and Jeep, Diesel or Gas (except Cab & Chassis)

Please read through the following instructions thoroughly before starting your installation. If you have any questions please visit our Support Page.

UPDATE SOFTWARE BEFORE INSTALLING!

Download update available here.

General Installation Practices



End-User License Agreement (EULA)

IMPORTANT-READ CAREFULLY: This End-User License Agreement (“EULA”) is a legal agreement between you (either an individual or a single entity) later referred to as “LICENSEE” and Gale Banks Engineering (hereinafter referred to as “Company” for the software product related to Banks iDash or Banks iQ and Banks Automind Programmer later referred to as “SOFTWARE”. By installing, copying, or otherwise using the SOFTWARE, you agree to be bound by the terms of this EULA. If you do not agree to the terms of this EULA, do not purchase, install or use the SOFTWARE.

The Company or its suppliers may have patents, patent applications, trademarks, copyrights, or other intellectual property rights covering the subject matter in this document. The furnishing of this document does not give you any license to these patents, trademarks, copyrights, or other intellectual property.

SOFTWARE LICENSE  

Copyright laws and international copyright treaties, as well as other intellectual property laws and treaties protect the SOFTWARE. The SOFTWARE is licensed, not sold. 

1. GRANT OF LICENSE.

This EULA grants LICENSEE the following rights: 

– LICENSEE may use this SOFTWARE. “Use” of the SOFTWARE means that LICENSEE has loaded, installed, updated, and/ or run the SOFTWARE on to a Banks iDash, and Banks AutoMind Programmer, (latter referred to generally as “devices” or “device”).

– LICENSEE may not simultaneously use the SOFTWARE on more than one device unless they have purchased multiply devices for multiple vehicles.

– LICENSEE may use this SOFTWARE in compliance with all applicable laws and not for any unlawful purpose.

– LICENSEE may make a copy of the licensed SOFTWARE for backup purposes.

2. DESCRIPTION OF OTHER RIGHTS AND LIMITATIONS. 

– LICENSEE may not reverse engineer, recompile, disassemble, modify, translate the SOFTWARE, and/or make any attempt to discover the source code of the SOFTWARE. 

– LICENSEE may not transfer, sell, re-sell, offer for sale or distribute the SOFTWARE. – The sale of and or distribution of copies of this SOFTWARE are strictly forbidden. It is a violation of this EULA to sell, loan, rent, lease, borrow, or transfer the use of copies of the SOFTWARE unless it is permitted by the terms and/or conditions of a separate agreement signed by the Company.

3. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY.

THIS SOFTWARE AND THE ACCOMPANYING FILES AND/OR UPDATES ARE DISTRIBUTED and SOLD “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES AS TO PERFORMANCE OR MERCHANTABILITY OR ANY OTHER WARRANTIES WHETHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. LICENSEE USES THE SOFTWARE AT HIS/HER/ITS OWN RISK.

NO LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall Company or its employees, contractors, agents, distributors, or suppliers be liable for any special, incidental, indirect, or consequential damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information, loss of data, loss of business opportunity, loss or damages to property, injuries to any person or any pecuniary loss,) arising out of the use of or inability to use the SOFTWARE, even if Company has been advised on the possibility of such damages.

In any case, the Company’s entire liability under any provision of this EULA shall be limited EXCLUSIVELY TO PRODUCT REPLACEMENT. 

4. GOVERNING LAW

This agreement shall be governed by and interpreted under the laws of the State of California without regard to that state’s conflict of laws provision. You hereby irrevocably submit to a court of proper jurisdiction in Los Angeles County, California, U.S.A., and any competent Courts of Appeal therefrom. If any provision in this agreement shall be considered unlawful, void or otherwise unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this license and not affect the validity and enforceability of any other provisions. 

Company reserves all rights not expressly granted here.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

By installing, copying, or otherwise using the SOFTWARE, you agree to be bound by the terms of this EULA. If you do not agree to the terms of this EULA, do not purchase, install or use the SOFTWARE.

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Table of Contents

Introduction

Section 1 – Download Ignition Updater Tool

Section 2 – Product Updates Using Ignition

Section 3 – Preparing Vehicle & Connecting Banks AutoMind Programmer

Section 4 – Basic Menu Layout

Section 5 – Before You Begin

Section 6 – Quick Tune

Section 7 – Tuning Levels Explained

Section 8 – Advanced Tuning Options

Section 9 – Advanced Tuning Explained

Section 10 – Returning Your Vehicle to Stock

Section 11 – Common Tuning Questions

Section 12 – Read DTC

Section 13 – Clear DTC

Section 14 – Viewing Gauges

Section 15 – Data Logging

Section 16 – Data Logging Retrieval

Section 17 – Battery Voltage

Section 18 – Vehicle Info

Section 19 – Device Info

Section 20 – Vehicle Functions Explained

Section 21 – Trouble Shooting

Section 22 – Storage and Maintenance


Definitions of ANSI Z535 Safety Standards

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