I'm pretty sure it is just decoration. It can be installed with patience,
best on a warm day. The best way is tapping it in LIGHTLY with a rubber
mallot around the curves especially. There is a clip that goes where the
split is to cover up the gap. Good luck.
> From: Bob Danielson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: Triumph <email@example.com>
> Subject: Windshield Trim
> Date: Sunday, November 02, 1997 8:43 PM
> There's a "silver" piece of trim around the windshield that is installed
> the middle of the rubber gasket. In the Moss catalog it's referred to as
> "Finisher - glazing rubber part # 801-030". Does this serve any purpose
> is it just finishing trim? Whoever put it in last did a crummy job and
> all banged up and the two ends don't meet. Is it more trouble then it's
> worth to replace?
> Bob Danielson
> 75 TR6...finally