I was thinking the same thing. new rod and piston just put on order.
I never wanted a hot rod BMW, as I have old British bikes for that. This one is going back to stock. I see no reason to leave this VW clutch in it.
Bones -Brit Iron Rebel - 101
1996 BMW R1100GS
1971 Triumph T120RV Cafe
1971 BSA A65L Racer