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Headlight outer cover replacement

I just picked up a 1999 Miata and love it. The headlights work fine but are really scratched and sun bleached, I'd like to find replacements. Everywhere I look it's like $300 for each side. That usually includes the whole housing an entire headlight. Is there a way to just replace the outer scratched up cover with a new clear one?
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I was at AutoZone a few days ago and picked up a headlight buffing kit. It works as a bit on a power drill, and includes several grains of buffing and sanding paper that attach to the bit. It only has enough grit to fix one set of headlights, but it cleans them up nicely. I had a deep scratch from a shopping cart, and some work with the buffer made it unnoticeable. It retails for about $20. Steep, I know, but the lowest price I saw on ebay for 1 headlight lens was $198. Hope this helps.

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