Banks Brake; Incl. In-Dash Switch;
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- No Maintenance
- Saves Wear And Tear On Wheel Brakes
- Keeps Wheel Brakes Cool And Ready For Emergencies
- Automated Low Speed Disengagement
- Improves Mileage And Helps Eliminate Turbo Lag
- Pays For Itself In Reduced Wear And Tear
- Increases Engine Power When Not In Use
- Safe Strong Sustained Braking Power
Banks brake is made for diesels that handle heavy loads or descend steep grades. By creating and using engine backpressure to safely slow the truck; Banks exhaust brake systems safely cut downhill speed up to 52 percent without using the wheel brakes. using Banks Brake keeps wheel brakes cool and ready for emergencies and saves thousands of dollars in brake maintenance. Banks Brake even adds to engine power when not in use. Up to 12 percent stronger than other exhaust brakes; Banks brake has an exclusive computerized brake controller that provides maintenance free operation and facilitates fast warm ups for improved drivability.
Banks Engineering - First and foremost, Banks is an engineering firm. Established in 1958, Banks has grown to 200 employees on a 12-acre campus. The Mechanical Engineering Department, staffed with world-class automotive people, designs and tests the latest high performance equipment. In the Race Shop, Banks' special project vehicles feature cutting-edge diesel and gasoline development, multiple turbo applications, mind-boggling horsepower and head-turning style. Sophisticated electronic engineering technologies are applied to engine improvement in the rapidly growing Computer Systems Engineering Department. Gale Banks Engineering designs turbocharged engines from the centerline of the crankshaft, out. Banks Prototyping - Gale Banks Engineering is the company others come to for advanced research and development, including "outside the box" projects for both product feasibility and image-generating media attention. Major automakers, including Chevrolet, GMC, Buick, Volvo and Pontiac, have relied on Banks' expertise and capabilities. Banks Testing - When it comes to testing, Banks' engineers are as ruthless as they are uncompromising. Only the most advanced equipment and facilities are used for testing and re-testing existing products, production prototypes and experimental designs for performance, durability and compatibility. Ongoing testing ensures unparalleled functionality, product endurance and quality control. Banks Manufacturing - The Banks difference is clearly demonstrated in its Manufacturing Division. While many aftermarket suppliers farm-out designs or assemble "grab-bag kits" from various sources, Banks manufactures to exacting specifications every product it designs. Banks Capability - Gale Banks Engineering applies an unmatched combination of experience, capabilities and design/engineering/manufacturing savvy to provide automotive services and solutions that keep raising the aftermarket industry bar.