No matter what car you have, the headlights you’re using are one of the most important parts that many drivers continue to overlook. Without proper headlights, you’re not going to be able to see where you’re going, you’ll constantly be replacing cheap units, and you’ll become a danger on the road.
Instead, you can avoid all these problems by investing in a proper pair of headlights that are built to perform and are built to last; much like the 194 bulbs. However, while you’re out getting a set of 194, you might as well get some of the brightest to light your way.
It doesn’t matter what area of your car you’re investing in, whether that’s your exterior or interior, buying a bright 194 bulb can light your way, increase visibility, and give you the easiest life. However, with so many different types of 194 bulbs out there, it can be hard to know which one is right for you.
To help you out and make the right purchase, we’re put the hard work in for you and narrowed down what’s out there to just five of the best. We’ve taken everything into account, including the quality, the performance, and the price, to help you find the best bulbs for your vehicle.
Yorkim 194 Bulbs 6000K Super Bright Generation
To start off our list, we’ve chosen this ultra-bright Yorkim 194 light bulb set which is ideal for lighting up certain parts of your vehicle, ultimately giving you the visibility you need to make your life effortless, even in low-light environments.
With this pack, you’ll be able to enjoy the benefits of a 10-unit pack, which ensures you’ll have more than enough bulbs to replace any blown ones in your car both now and for the foreseeable future. Each bulb comes with a powerful 12-volt capacity, which is more than enough to class it as universal.
Once fitted, these bulbs create no infrared or ultraviolet light nor radiation but do produce a brilliant 6500K temperature beam. This means the light is bright white and doesn’t give off a crazy blue or grey glow.
In terms of power, very few bulbs come close to what this can produce. It’s beneficial to all that these bulbs have been designed to give off a little amount of heat while retaining their low-power consumption. This again helps the bulbs to last longer, and make sure nothing melts or gets burnt.
You’ll also be able to enjoy a truly impressive lifespan of up to 50,000 hours, which turns out is around 50 times longer than your conventional bulb counterpart. These bulbs work really well for all kinds of vehicle thanks to their plug-and-play technology, which helps to make them easy to install.
There are really no downsides to these bulbs. In some car makes, especially German cars, you may find that fitting the bulb causes an error code to trigger, but this can be easily reset using a computer. Apart from that, these bulbs are good as gold!
- A 6500K temperance to produce bright white light
- A lifespan of over 50,000 hours
- Easy to use plug-and-play technology
- Low-power consumption and low-temperature production
- Produces error codes on some car models
- More expensive than other sets on this list
Auxito 194 LED Light Bulb White Super Bright
Next up, we have the most expensive box on our list, although it’s still pretty affordable for pretty much everybody who wants them.
Also, you’ll have ten powerful LED 194 bulbs included each pack, allowing you to fully upgrade your vehicle’s lighting, or keep spares for when you need them.
What we love about these lights is the fact that they come in various color temperance’s, which allow you to pick the color that’s best suited to you. These include yellow, red, blue and of course the traditional white.
Once installed into your car easily using plug-and-play technology, you’ll be able to enjoy up to 240 lumens of light per bulb which emits at all angles thanks to the 360° design. As you would expect, these bulbs also come with low-power consumption technology and low-temperature production rates for your safety and benefit.
There’s also been a special emphasis on these bulbs that they’re designed as canbus bulbs, which means they won’t produce an error signal in your vehicle. This also means they have a wide range of applications, including all kinds of interior lights, turn signals, and other exterior lights.
These bulbs really do what they say on the tin, and there are so many reports that they don’t produce errors and do what they need to do. This is so much so that there are practically no negatives! If you’re looking for a solid, go-to solution, this is it!
- Contains low-power consumption technology
- Powerful 360° design for better light emission
- Designed to be error-free during installation
- Multiple temperance options available
- The premium price tag
Baolicy T10 194 LED Bulb Lights (10pcs)
Another pack-of-10 set to enter our list, this time from the developers at Baolicy which have uniquely incorporated LED chip technology into their lights, so you can enjoy the best super bright results possible; along with all the benefits you would expect from a leading 194 bulb.
As standard, these bulbs come with low-power, low-temperature technology to ensure they cause no problems while they’re in your car, but these bulbs are also waterproof, giving you that extra layer of protection.
These bulbs also come with the standard 6500k temperature which creates a white light, ultimately producing up to 200 lumens, which is still bright enough, just not as bright as some other bulbs listed here.
We highly recommend these bulbs because of how easy the process is when using them. They come with your standard plug-and-play technology for easy installation, a great customer service team that gets back to you quickly, and you can plug them in anywhere into your car.
The only problems here is that some German cars will have the error code come up once you’ve plugged them in, but apart from that, these bulbs work great. With the 360° light design, a super bright light emission and a vibrant color, what more could you ask for from a bulb?
- 6500K temperance that produces a super-bright light of 200 lumens
- Doesn’t get too hot through excessive use
- Low-power consumption of 12-volts
- Simple plug-and-play technology
- Produces the unwanted error code in some German vehicles
- Fewer lumens than other bulbs on this list
Eiko 40427-10 14V Wedge Base Bulb (Pack of 10)
If you’re looking for a really affordable pack of 194 LED bulbs that don’t break the bank but still provide you with enough power, so you can see what you’re doing, there may not be any reason to look further than these.
Easily the most affordable pack of ten on our list, the Eiko bulbs, these bulbs are capable of handling up to 14-volts of power, and exclusively comes with the ability to work with dimmer switches, so you can adjust the total brightness output, depending on the installation location.
However, while this all looks good, these are a really affordable set, and this is completely evident when it comes to the overall quality of the bulb. On average these bulbs are going to enjoy a lifespan of around 2,500 hours, and they are only capable of producing up to 250 lumens per bulb.
This is very limited compared with other bulbs, and they don’t even come with the easy plug-and-play technology, so you might have to squeeze them in. All in all, if you’re looking for a basic replacement bulb that will get the job done temporary, these bulbs are great.
- Incredibly affordable pack
- Capable of handling up to 14-volt charges
- Can work with dimmer switches in your car
- 10 bulbs per pack
- Lifespan only lasts up to 2,500 hours
- Only produces up to 25 lumens per bulb
Sylvania 194 Long-Life Miniature Bulb (Pack of 10)
To finish off this list, we’ve chosen a bulb set very similar to the Eiko set we’ve listed above that aims to provide you with an affordable solution with many of the benefits that come with a more expensive pack.
This pack-of-ten prides itself on its long life design, more than your conventional bulb, and remains just as bright. While this bulb isn’t super bright like the first bulbs in this list, it still gets the job done, and you’ll be able to see what you’re up too.
The exclusive feature you’re going to love here is the fact that the bulbs actually dims itself over time the older it gets. This means that instead of shorting out completely and becoming unusable and un-roadworthy, this bulb gets dimmer slowly, so you can notice and make the repairs when you’re ready.
In short, there’s really nothing we don’t like about these bulbs, and although the power isn’t there compared with the more expensive counterparts, it gets the job done without any negative side effects.
- Dimming technology to help you identify when it’s going to die
- Easy plug-and-play installation
- Really affordable pack of ten
- Fits into any light location in your car
- Not as powerful as other bulbs available on the market
All in all, it’s easy to see that there are plenty of options out there for you to choose from when it comes to choosing the right 194 LED bulbs for you. While most of the bulbs are the same, all you need to do is simply select the price that works for your budget, and you’ll be good to go!