97278 AutoMind Programmer – Section 20 – Vehicle Functions Explained

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.

Section 20: Vehicle Functions Explained

Based on the make, model, and year of your vehicle, you may have the option to modify various features using the AutoMind device. This section provides a brief explanation of what these functions are, and how they are used. Only Ram’s and Jeeps MAY have some of these features, check the website for compatibility.

Tire Size

May be used to improve the accuracy of the vehicle’s speedometer by compensating for non-stock tire sizes.

Axle Ratio

Is used to improve your shift points by modifying the axle gear ratio.

Transfer Case High

(T.Case Hi) – is used if you’ve modified your front transfer case Hi gear ratios.

Transfer Case Low

(T.Case Lo) – is used if you’ve modified your front transfer case Lo gear ratios.

One Touch Lane Change

(One Touch) – allows you to toggle this vehicle feature ON or OFF. When this feature is turned OFF, your blinker will only blink once after pressing the switch.

Head Lamp Flash on Lock

(Lamp Flash) – maybe used to toggle ON/OFF the keyless entry headlamp flash.

Horn chirp on Lock (Horn Chirp)

May be used to toggle ON/OFF the keyless entry horn chirp.

Head Lamp Delay

(Lamp Delay) – gives you the ability to adjust the time it takes for the headlamps to turn off after the engine has been turned off.

Tire Pressure Monitoring System

(Tire Pressure) – allows you to turn on or off this vehicle feature.

Daytime Running Lights (Run Lights)

Allows you to adjust the daytime running light settings for some vehicles (if the vehicle is equipped with this feature). The running lights are activated while the engine is running, and the transmission is in “drive.”

There are six available running light settings:

  • High Beams
  • Fog lights
  • European
  • Low Beams
  • Turn Signals
  • Turn Lights OFF

Engine Idle

Allows you to increase the engine idle up to 1600 RPM. This is especially useful during extreme situations. (e.g. Winching, etc.) NOTE: The device must remain connected in order for this feature to continue working.

Return to Stock

Allows you to quickly change your vehicle back to stock with the original settings. The vehicle cannot be running in order to use this feature.

Axle Lock Enable

Allows you to lock the front OR rear axle. This feature can be used while the transfer case is in 4-Hi or 4-Lo.

Electronic Stability Program (ESP) optimization

Adjusts the ESP system for vehicles equipped with this feature. When a non-stock tire size is entered, the device
re-configures and optimizes the ESP.

Speedometer Corrections

Adjusts the speedometer value according to the inputs specified:

  • Tire Size Changes (For non-stock tire sizes (22.5”-44.25”)) – Once the tire height is entered, the speedometer will be updated.
  • Gear/Axle Swaps (for ratios up to 5.38) – Re-configures the speedometer once a modified gear or axle ratio is entered.

Radio Delay

Allows you to adjust the time it takes for your radio to turn off, once the engine has been turned off.