update the firmware on your Banks Tuner or SpeedBrake, follow
the instructions below.
you are interested in updating your iDash or Banks iQ without updating
Tuner/SpeedBrake firmware, skip ahead. Please note that
some Banks iQs may not operate correctly without Tuner/SpeedBrake
firmware that is up to date.
important to first identify the versions of software currently being used in your various system components to
properly determine which items might require updates.
Connect Banks iQ to Vehicle
Make sure that your Banks iQ is connected to your vehicle
Turn key to "ON"
Turn key to the "ON" position and wait for your
Banks iQ to activate. Note: It is not necessary to start the vehicle.
Enter the "Options" menu
Enter the Options menu by pressing the wrench icon from the
Power, Safety or Combination Tuner/SpeedBrake Modes
Select "Version info"
Scroll through the options menu to access "Version Info"
Make a note of the following items
— Banks iQ Version
— Tuner Part Number
— Tuner Firmware Version
— SpeedBrake Part Number
— SpeedBrake Firmware Number
Important note about Banks iQ Features: The Fuel Economy Mode
and its associated features are available on some applications
using Banks iQ version 1.5 and numerically higher versions of
the Banks iQ software. These features may not be accessible,
however, if the Tuner and/or SpeedBrake firmware versions are
not current. To ensure that your entire system is up to date,
follow the complete Banks iQ update instructions.Fuel
Economy Mode features are currently available for Ford
6.0L and 6.4L and GM LMM applications. BanksNav and Compass Mode
features are available for all applications.
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