I installed a new Moen Chateau shower knob yesterday. I noticed that when you turn the water all the way off by pushing the knob back, the knob goes all the way back to the escutcheon plate. On our old knob, the knob would stop about a quarter inch to a half inch before touching the escutcheon when turning the water off.
The only thing I can think of is that when I installed a new stop tube, I pushed it in too far. Is this even possible? When I put it in, I pushed it in until it wouldn't go any further and didn't push too hard or anything. Could it be that the newer knob is slightly deeper than the old one? I didn't replace the valve body or anything, just the knob, escutcheon, etc. Any insight would be appreciated as this is my first time changing anything in my shower.