Do I need to change the gasket?

Typically no. In fact, we advise against changing the gasket unless absolutely necessary and here’s why. When removing the existing gasket, there is always some risk of breaking an adjoining windshield, encountering sagging of the front roof structure, or having to...

Is a gasket and molding the same thing?

No. A gasket helps to secure the windshield to the coach and actually has structural properties. A molding, on the other hand, is a rubber piece that covers the edge of the glass like a piece of trim and helps keep contaminants out.