my steering wheel does not lock? on 2002 Honda Civic Si

My steering wheel does not lock when I take out the key. Also the steering wheel feels too smooth than the usual when i driving it.Also when i turn the right the wheel it makes a sound under the fender,but it does it ones in a while.

by in South Gate, CA on January 05, 2010
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2 answers
ANSWER by , January 06, 2010
This sounds like a problem with the steering column and/or the steering system. You should get this checked out by a shop, this is potentially dangerous.
ANSWER by , March 07, 2012
Hi....I had the same thing as well my ignition would not turn.I turned the steering wheel really hard to the right and left and it locked.At the same time trying the key.It also worked.Not a rookie snow plow guy