Returned the rotors for store credit.
Last weekend I went and visited my older sister over in Atlanta. It’s the first time I’ve driven the Civic that far, and it held up well. I’m definitely glad I got new tires and brakes first though.
On the way back I found an overlook and got a picture:
It’s about to be half a year since the transmission rebuild, and it still doesn’t shift well.. Intrusive thoughts of pulling it and rebuilding again intensify.