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I just replaced exterior door. Measured and cut out for hinges. The door fit in on the top and bottom, but the door is too far to the latch side by about 1/8 to 1/4 inch and it wont close all the way. How do i move the door over towards the hinge side? Take off more wood stock under the hinges on the door? Or on the jamb? Any help is appreciated. Thanks
If you have not cut the hole for the lock-set, plane the amount you need off the lock-set side. If you have installed the lock-set, remove the door , plane the hinge side and re-mortise the hinges.

If you have a metal door, you have made a big mistake. (Although some metal doors have enough wood at the edges to allow you to plane that amount off. I would split the difference and take the same amount from each side.)
 
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