Q: Hard to start my car in cold weather

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In the mornings as it gets colder my car is taking longer and longer to turn over it takes like 15 seconds in this weather but when it’s been started it starts quickly after it’s been started even if only for a few seconds it still starts a lot quicker it fires right up when the engine is warmed all the way up but if I go a place and leave it for a little while it will crank for a exponentially longer time depending on how long it has been sitting till it is cooled all the way down then it’s back to like 15 seconds. Any suggestions on what’s wrong I’m thinking maybe a sensor btw the engine was rebuilt recently so I don’t think it’s compression or anything mechanical in the head or block
My car has a manual transmission.

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