Banks Transcommand

If you own a Ford truck or van manufactured after 1989 then you might find yourself concerned with slips in the transmission and the softer shifts it goes through.  Designed for your 1997-2005 Ford Powerstroke with 4R100 or E4OD automatic transmission, the Banks Power TransCommand was designed to steer your vehicle away from the car-like shifts it goes though.  The TransCommand is a computer that manages your automatic transmission, sensing your vehicle’s tow load and balancing the hydraulic pressure in the transmission accordingly.  Your vehicle’s light-throttle shifts will perform in a smooth but firm way while using the full-throttle will see it using a solid, decisive shift eliminating clutch slippage and extending your transmission’s lifetime.  The system was built with easy to install, high temperature, solid-state components.

The electronic engine control, or EEC, built into your vehicle to moderate the electronic pressure valve, or EPV, will usually not synchronize with an added Banks installation therefore leading to clutch slippage and damaging your transmission.  Your safest bet is to install the TransCommand which will increase the hydraulic pressure when it senses the EEC doing so by a certain percentage.  The TransCommand takes into consideration your vehicle’s load and calculates this into the added hydraulic pressure.  An added bonus of decreasing your vehicle’s clutch slip is an improved acceleration rate.

But that isn’t to say that the only reason to install the Banks Power TransCommand is if you have installed Banks products on your vehicle already.  You can install it to improve your clutch shift no matter what as long as your vehicle has a E4OD or 4R100 automatic transmission; gas or diesel.  The fact is that the system will extend your transmission’s life and reduce its maintenance time and expenses.  Why go through the pain of installing a new transmission into your vehicle when you could install the TransCommand and forgo that huge price.

The system is quickly installed in 10-15 minutes and includes a bypass plug that can return your Ford to factory conditions should anything go wrong.  With all the pluses this system provides, it should be a no-brainer to get a Banks Power TransCommand for yourself.  So go pick one up online at Banks Power Products using the left hand side search bar or call 714-848-2170.


Banks Power Products for Ford Gas Trucks

2009-10 Ford F-150 5.4L and 6.2L

If your like me and own a Ford you already know how reliable of a vehicle they are, and the amount of power they can provide. But even then sometimes you want to get some added power for you truck, well let me tell you Banks Power Products just doesn’t make aftermarket parts for diesel vehicles anymore, they also make great aftermarket products for gas vehicles as well. They make some of the best aftermarket products out there and they have some exhaust systems, and air intake systems for your 2009-10 Ford F-150 5.4L and 6.2L truck. A great example of one of the exhaust systems that Banks offers is the Banks Power Dual Monster Exhaust System for a 2009-2010 5.4L Ford Pickup. This beast of an exhaust system not only looks good but gives your Ford some nice improvements. Some of the perks are that it cuts backpressure by over 79% and increasing the exhaust flow by 138% to provide your “baby” with some added pressure. It is made from 100% heavy-duty stainless steel with constant diameter piping. Not to mention the pipes have been Mandrel-bent, this means a steel rod was inserted while they were bending, this provides greater air flow and prevents any “kinks” from normal bending. Not to mention the polished straight-through muffler that outflows stock systems will give your truck a pleasing yet still authoritative tone.

Now the air intake system that Banks offers has got to be the system out on the market right now, very few can even come close to comparing to it. The unique enclosed housing is designed to help reduce the amount of hot, underpowered air and help bring in more cold, dense air unlike many stock air intake systems that face the fender where most of the heated air can reside. To not only give you increased power but also increased fuel economy, which is great since gas prices seem to be increasing by 10 cents every week! This intake system comes with a 5 year warranty and lifetime warranty on the air filter. Chances are you won’t ever have to use the warranty because of the massive amount of testing Banks does on their products. All products start off as CAD software prototypes where they are digitally tested. When it passes, a physical prototype is created and is sent to the flow bench to be tested. When passing that it is installed into a vehicle to be dyno tested, after that it is sent off to its last and most important test, that’s when it gets field tested to ensure that it will not only perform in the shop but in the real world a well. Have any questions on any of the products for your 2009-10 Ford gas truck? Then give us a call at 714-848-2170, or check out Banks Power Products online.

04-08 Ford F-150 V6 & V8

Banks Power Products can offer some really nice aftermarket products for your 2004-08 Ford F-150 V6 and V8 gas trucks. They have exhaust systems, air intake systems, TorqueTube Systems (V-8 only), and handheld programmers available for your vehicle. An example of one of the TorqueTubes they can offer you is the Banks Power TorqueTube System for 2004-08 Ford F-150 V6 & V8 gas trucks. These TorqueTubes are made from 100% stainless steel, and they are guaranteed to never crack, break, or burst (now that’s what I call impressive!), and they have been designed to literally “suck” out the exhaust, giving your vehicle massive amounts of torque and also helps the intake stroke draw in more air for greater performance. You must keep in mind that these are only for a V-8 engine. The tubes have also been Mandrel-Bent, this means that a steel rod was inserted while the product was being bent, this process allows for stronger tubes, better exhaust flow for peak torque, and no “kinks” from normal bending. It is also comes with Banks’ patented PowerPickle Pulse converter, to maximize exhaust extraction and a lifetime warranty.

A good example of one of the great exhaust systems that Banks can provide for your 2004-08 Ford F-150 V6 and V8, is the Banks Power Dual Exhaust PowerPack System for a 2004-2008 5.4L Ford V-8. This specific exhaust system can provide your truck with an added  45 horsepower (HP) and 47 lbs of torque, not only is this providing your vehicle with added power but increased fuel economy (mpg) as well, which is kind of a good thing if you like saving money and not having to frequent the gas pump. Due to its design it helps increase air flow, while producing a pleasant yet still authoritative tone. This PowerPack System also includes  a Ram-Air Intake system, a split Dual Monster exhaust with Monster High Flow muffler, the AutoMind handheld programmer, TorqueTubes manifold assembly, and all the necessary hardware needed for a hassle free installation. And like all of the Banks products, it has been thoroughly tested to ensure maximum performance, durability, and reliability. If you have any questions on any of the products give us a call at 714-848-2170, or check out Banks Power Products online.

1999-2011 Ford 6.8L V8 & 6.2L V10

There are many of great aftermarket additions Banks can provide for your 1999-2011 Ford 6.8L V8 and 6.2L V10. From exhaust systems, air intake systems, handheld programmers, TorqueTube Systems. A good exaample of one of the great exhaust systems that Banks provides is the Banks Power Single Exhaust Stinger System for a 1999-2004 6.8L V10 Ford Gas Pickup. This specific exhaust system can provide you with an extra 35 HP and an extra 42 lbs of torque. As well as a 5% increase in your fuel economy, I don’t know about you but that sounds great to me! This system includes a ton of goodies like a Ram-Air Intake System, Single Monster Exhaust with a Monster High Flow muffler, Ottomind handheld tuner, and all of the necessary hardware ready for installation. Like all of the Banks products, the Banks Power Single Exhaust Stinger System has been extensively tested to ensure of it durability and reliability. So remember when your looking to put an aftermarket exhaust system on your gas truck, I hope you consider Banks.

If you are looking for a set of good TorqueTube Systems, look no further than Banks Power TorqueTube System. For example the Banks’ TorqueTube System for a 1999-2004 6.8L V10 & 6.2L V8 Ford trucks, is made of heavy-duty 100% stainless steel and it is guaranteed to never crack, break, or burst, they are so confident of that, that they are giving this product a lifetime warranty. The design of the Banks Torque Tube System is built to literally “pull” the exhaust out, giving you much greater torque and help pull in more air during the intake stroke. The patented PowerPickle Pulse Converter helps with the maximization of exhaust extraction, to make your vehicle run more efficiently. This product’s also have Mandrel-Bent tubes, this means that a steel rod was inserted into the tubes while in the process of being bent, this helps to greatly improve airflow and get rid of the “kinks” from normal bending. Call us at 714-848-2170 for any questions you may have on any of Banks’ products, or check out Banks Power Products online.

1987-97 Ford 7.5L EFI

Banks Power Products offers you a some great aftermarket products for your 1987-97 Ford 7.5L EFI, from exhaust systems to air intake systems. A great example of one of the exhaust systems they can offer you is the Banks Power Single Exhaust PowerPack System for a 1989-1993 7.5L EFI Ford Pickup. The PowerPack System can sure give “Ol Betsy” a kick start of power, up to an added 64 Horsepower and 94 lbs of torque, and that’s just what your truck needs to catch up with some of the newer models, now you won’t have to trade in your classic for a newer one. Not to mention this system is easy on your wallet as well, with a 15% increase in fuel economy, and lets face it your old model Ford doesn’t get the greatest mileage so this system will keep you from spending to much time and money at the pump. Besides just giving you better fuel economy, it also helps you reach 0-60 mph 24% quicker. This system also comes with a lot of other goodies such as, a Banks Ram-Air filter and service kit (lifetime warranty), Single Monster Exhaust System with the Monster High Flow muffler, TorqueTubes Manifold Assembly, and all the necessary hardware for an easy installation. If you are worried about reliability, you shouldn’t because of the amount of testing they do on their products. They all start out as CAD software designs and are tested digitally, from there a physical prototype is made to be flow tested, from there it is sent to be tested on the dyno. The next step is the last and most important one, it is installed on a vehicle to be field tested to ensure it of it’s durability and reliability.

The next example I’ll give you of a great product is the Banks Power Ram-Air Intake System for a 1987-1998 7.5L EFI Ford Pickup. I first want to mention that Banks makes one of the best aftermarket air intake systems out on the market, very few can even compare to it. Unlike stock intake systems that face towards the fender, the unique design of the large enclosed housing actually helps keep out hot, underpowered air and promote the flow of more cold,dense air which will give you more power, up to 61% better than stock. The giant heavy-duty filter helps maximize High-Flow filtration unlike stock paper filters that constantly need to be replaced and don’t promote great air filtration. If the added power wasn’t enough for you maybe if I mention that it will also help provide better fuel economy would persuade you, the upgraded fuel economy is great since most of the older model trucks don’t get the best mileage, this will save you time and money at the fuel pump. The Banks Ram-Air Intake System also promotes extended service life and helps prevent component damage, this system also comes with a 5 year warranty, and a lifetime warranty on the filter. If you have any questions on any of the Banks products don’t hesitate to give us a call at 714-848-2170, or check us out online.