Performance axle shafts include Chromoly and standard alloy with stock or upgraded splines, as well as cut-to-fit axle shafts for custom housings. If you don’t see the Axle Shafts you are looking for in the application chart below, give us a call at 800-792-2714 as we are constantly adding new applications to our inventory. The Ford 8.8 is an automotive axle manufactured by Ford Motor Company at the Sterling Axle Plant in Sterling Heights, MI.It was first used in model year 1983 Ford trucks. The axle was developed to replace the Ford 9-inch axle.This axle is still in production today for a variety of Ford vehicles.Our impressive line-up of innovative products that include Ford 9 inch Rear Ends, Ford 9in third members, 12 bolt rear ends, Dana 60 complete rear end, conversion u joints, brakes, struts and shocks, Chrome moly driveshafts, gears, pinion yokes or our famous 40 spline axles, Strange has you covered. We have been putting racers into the Winner ... Ford F-150 with Ford 8.8" Series Axle 1997-2003, Differential Cover by ARB®. When off road, it is inevitable that obstacles and off-road hazards will be encountered that could potentially inflict expensive damage to your differential.