How to remove chrome moulding around front windshield?

Asked by Jan 21, 2015 at 05:36 PM about the 1976 Chevrolet Nova

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My windshield is leaking and I have a windshield gasket replacement but do not know how  
to safely remove and replace the chrome molding around the windshield?  Any advice
would be appreciated,

4 Answers

6,805

it might just be jammed in ther it might be hard to get back in but try prying it out

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16,375

Windshield removal tool at Harbor Freight makes it easier. Nothing worse than breaking one of those plastic clips, few places sell them outside of the dealership. If you try it with a screwdriver you'll either dent or ding the trim or break a clip.

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6,805

I haven't changed a windshield yet

16,375

Realized you are asking about an older car - try these vids: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=63nXHjemRZk - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3IM0YItY9o

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