iDash 1.8 DataMonster, Universal CAN Stand-Alone OBDII CAN Bus Vehicles, Primary Gauge (NO Data Logging)
Below contains information about both the DataMonster and Super Gauge. The difference is the DataMonster has logging capabilities and and the Super Gauge does not.
The iDash 1.8 DataMonster and Super Gauge fits all 2007+ OBDII CAN bus vehicles. This instrument is actually a computer and a monitor that reads and calculates all the data your vehicle makes available. The Banks DataMonster can display up to eight parameters (per gauge) and can datalog up to 100 parameters at a time plus 20 min/max values, dependent on what is actually available on your vehicle's bus. Use it to read data you never even knew you could or knew existed. The all-new Banks Super Gauge does everything the DataMonster can minus data-logging. Don't just monitor your vehicle's performance, define it!
Banks iDash 1.8 DataMonster opens a window into the vital inner workings of your vehicle, letting you see what's beyond the dashboard. This instrument monitors, displays, and data logs multiple vehicle parameters such as speed, EGT, AFR, RPM, and engine temp. In addition, the iDash 1.8 calculates Banks proprietary and/or patented information such as manifold air density, intercooler effectiveness and more. Plus it logs performance, can set custom alerts. The iDash 1.8 can also be used in pre-OBD-II vehicles by utilizing Banks expansion modules as well as numerous aftermarket ECUs. The Banks iDash 1.8 is designed to help you get the most out of your driving experience.
When it comes to your vehicle, information is key. If you don't know what is going on under the hood, how can you know that it's running optimally? The Banks iDash 1.8 Super Gauge allows you to see information that your dashboard doesn't share. Whether your towing and want to keep an eye on your Exhaust Gas Temperature, or driving around town monitoring your Engine Load, the Banks iDash 1.8 Super Gauge will tell you what your dashboard will not. Pick what you want to see, where you want to see it and how it's displayed. Populate the screen with English or Metric units and choose from 100's of pre-loaded gauges.
Banks all-NEW Banks iDash 1.8 DataMonster adds data-logging capability. With a single iDash 1.8 DataMonster you can display up to eight parameters at a time, but with more iDash 1.8 gauges, you can keep your eye on even more. By connecting up to four iDash 1.8 Super Gauges or DataMonsters, you increase the total monitoring and control. With this configuration you can see up to 32 gauge readings at the same time to monitor much more of what is going on under the hood. Crazy right! If you're into big data, this is the Super Gauge for you!
OBD-II (On-Board Diagnostics port). Information is key, and you want it direct from the source. The Banks iDash 1.8 Super Gauge pulls data straight from your OBD-II connector. That is the port where your vehicle's ECU (or brain) shares all of it's secrets and the iDash is more than happy to relate that information to you.
Aftermarket ECUs. The aftermarket ECU version of the iDash includes a power and CAN harness that you wire directly to your aftermarket ECU. Once connected, the iDash will be able to read many of the internal parameters of your standalone ECU such as AFR, knock, EGT and much more.
What... the 100's of parameters available over OBD-II isn't enough for you? Expand what you can do with additional modules from Banks Power! With our expanding line of performance sensor modules, you can monitor anything your heart desires. With our expanded suite of sensors, you can monitor density, pressure, voltage, temperature, and so much more.
Set safety alerts to your preference. No more relying on the dummy lights in your dash board to alert you after it's too late! Banks iDash 1.8 Super Gauge allows you to more accurately monitor system vitals, and alerts you to a problem before it's too late. With visual notifications, you will know right away that something is wrong, and what it is.
The iDash 1.8 is like having a personal technician in your corner. Banks iDash 1.8 Super Gauge opens a window into the vital inner workings of your vehicle's ECU, letting you see what's beyond your dashboard gauges. Check/Clear diagnostic codes at the touch of a button. And the best part? Logged events are defined in plain English, not just codes, so you don't need a factory manual, or a trip to the dealership, to know what you're looking at.
Monitor Vitals. Monitor vehicle functions accordingly, so you'll always know exactly what your engine is doing. Set your vehicle's safety zones and the Banks iDash 1.8 Super Gauge will let you know, both visually and audibly, where you stand. Replaces the silent, dumbed-down factory gauges with informative displays.
Diagnose Problems. Check/Clear diagnostic codes at the touch of a button. And the best part? Logged events are defined in plain English, not just codes. Now you know what is wrong with your vehicle before taking it into the shop for repairs.
Review Max Values. With the Max Values screen, you can monitor to see just how high certain parameters are reaching. This allows you to focus on other things, like driving, and check back at your convenience to see just how hot your engine ran or RPMs revved.
With a single iDash 1.8 you can display up to eight parameters at a time, but with more iDash 1.8 gauges, you can keep your eye on even more. By connecting up to four iDash 1.8 Super Gauges, you increase the total monitoring and control. With this configuration you can see up to 32 gauge readings at the same time to monitor much more of what is going on under the hood. Crazy right! If you're into big data, this is the Super Gauge for you!
Choose your color. What's YOUR favorite color? With Banks iQ 2.0 you can adjust the various gauge styles to match either your vehicle's dash, or to your personal favorite. The choice is yours!
Choose your style. Pick from digital readouts to analog gauges. Large, easy to read dials that offer the crucial data you need at a glance! No squinting or staring. Helps keep your eyes on the road and your info ready at a glance.