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I have a 2006 toyota tacoma, FWD, SBDC with the towing package. The truck has been sitting in my garage for about 4 hours and when I just went outside, I heard what seemed to me a small motor running. Almost like when the cooling fan is going after the car turns off. I narrowed it down to what looks like a small box underneath the truck, in between the gas tank and the bed. Any clue what this noise would've been and is it concerning? When I started the truck and stopped it again, the noise was gone. I did not feel any vibrations of any kind when I was feeling around.

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If you have air suspension on the rear axle then that could be an air pump which is restoring pressure to the reservoir. Normally this would not take very long so it is possible that you may have a leak or loose connection in the air suspension lines.

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